Wilson's petrel

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Wilson's petrel

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(Animals) a common storm petrel, Oceanites oceanicus, that breeds around Antarctica but is often seen in the Atlantic. See storm petrel
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A Wilson's Storm-Petrel, Oceanites oceanicus, in flight
A variety of offshore sea birds can be found dining at Cashes, such as sooty shearwaters and Wilson's storm-petrels.