Macronectes


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Noun1.Macronectes - giant petrelsMacronectes - giant petrels        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Procellariidae, Procellariidae - petrels; fulmars; shearwaters;
giant fulmar, giant petrel, Macronectes giganteus - large brownish petrel chiefly of Antarctic seas
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En relacion al uso del recurso aviar se estima que la contribucion en masa utilizable de las especies encontradas en el sitio, lo proveen mayormente las especies Pelecanus thagus (pelicano), Macronectes sp.
Southern Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus Giant-Petrels were frequently seen offshore from June to December throughout the 40 year period, with a few additional sightings of lone birds in January, February, April and May.
Gonzalez-Solis J, Sanpera C, Ruiz X (2002) Metals and selenium as bioindicators of geographic and trophic segregation in giant petrel Macronectes spp.