Cook's Petrel

Pterodroma cookii

Order

PROCELLARIIFORMES

Family

Petrels and Shearwaters (Procellariidae)

Code 4

COPE

Code 6

PTECOO

ITIS

HEAD

Cook's Petrel Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: Hooked Seabird
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Head pattern: Unique pattern
  • Crown Color: Gray to gray-white.
  • Forehead Color: White and gray.
  • Nape Color: Gray
  • Throat Color: White
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Cook's Petrel Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 27 cm (10.5 in)
  • Weight: 302 g (10.65 oz)
  • Size: Medium (9 - 16 in)
  • Color Primary: White, Gray
  • Underparts: White
  • Upperparts: Gray and gray-black.
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Cook's Petrel Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Rapid and erratic flight., Batlike., Fast jerky wing beats and much weaving and banking interrupted by high soaring arks.
  • Wingspan Range: 64-66 cm (25-26 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings, Long-Wings
  • Tail shape: Rounded Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Gray
  • Under Tail: White
  • Leg Color: Blue-gray
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Parts of a Standing bird X
Head Feathers and Markings X
Parts of a Flying bird X