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Noun1.Procellariidae - petrels; fulmars; shearwaters;
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
order Procellariiformes, Procellariiformes - petrels; albatrosses; shearwaters; diving petrels
petrel - relatively small long-winged tube-nosed bird that flies far from land
genus Procellaria, Procellaria - type genus of the Procellariidae
genus Puffinus, Puffinus - shearwaters
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Diomedeidae 2 Procellaridae 13 Hidribatidae 2 Phaethontidae 3 Fregatidae 1 Sulidae 4 Scolopacidae 4 Stercorariidae 1 Laridae 7 Note: Table made from bar graph.
Nine species of birds are reported for the first time from Rio Magdalena: Procellaridae (Puffinis lherminieri Lesson, P.