Short-tailed Shearwater

Adrenna tenuirostris

Order

PROCELLARIIFORMES

Family

Petrels and Shearwaters (Procellariidae)

Code 4

SRTS

Code 6

PUFTEN

ITIS

HEAD

Short-tailed Shearwater Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: Hooked Seabird
  • Eye Color: Dark brown to black-brown.
  • Head pattern: Plain
  • Crown Color: Dark Brown
  • Forehead Color: Dark brown to black.
  • Nape Color: Dark Brown
  • Throat Color: Dark brown
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Short-tailed Shearwater Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 41-43 cm (16-17 in)
  • Weight: 799 g (28.21 oz)
  • Size: Large (16 - 32 in)
  • Color Primary: Brown
  • Underparts: Dark brown
  • Upperparts: Dark Brown
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Short-tailed Shearwater Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Purposeful strong flaps followed by long glides., Soars on brisk winds.
  • Wingspan Range: 97-99 cm (38-39 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Rounded Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: Dark Brown
  • Under Tail: Dark brown
  • Leg Color: Dark gray.
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