short-tailed shearwater

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Related to Puffinus tenuirostris: Australian Muttonbird

short-tailed shearwater

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(Animals) Austral a large Australian shearwater that migrates to the northern hemisphere in the southern winter
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In contrast, egg size had little effect on survival in the Fulmar, Fulmarus glacialis (Ollason and Dunnet 1986), and Short-tailed Shearwater, Puffinus tenuirostris (Meathrel et al.
The pelagic feeding ecology of the short-tailed shearwater Puffinus tenuirostris in the subarctic Pacific region.