Cape pigeon

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Cape pigeon

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(Animals) a species of seagoing petrel, Daption capensis, with characteristic white wing patches: a common winter visitor off the coasts of southern Africa: family Diomedeidae. Also called: pintado petrel
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On two occasions a Cape Petrel hovered about in the vicinity of a resting Giant-Petrel, but no interaction occurred.
Although white-chinned petrels, prions, and two species of storm petrels found the DMS compelling, albatrosses and cape petrels showed no particular interest in it.