PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae

Pterodroma lessonii  

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)
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© Geoff Walker 2012
Off Macquarie Island, TAS (Dec, 2012)

This bird rarely approached the boat so photographs were difficult to obtain.

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)

White-headed Petrel

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)

White-headed Petrel

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)

White-headed Petrel

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)

White-headed Petrel

White-headed Petrel (Pterodroma lessonii)

White-headed Petrel