WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPachyptila

204680 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204680)
accepted
Genus
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small petrels. Blue -grey above, white below,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small petrels. Blue -grey above, white below, with dark M-marks on upper wings (from behind) formed by blackish colouring on outer primaries, leading edge to ‘wrist’ and across wing-coverts to scapular ends. Tail wedge-shaped with dark terminal bands and 12 feathers. Skin under mandible distensible, forming a pouch. <388> [details]
WoRMS (1998). Pachyptila. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204680 on 2017-11-24

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1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
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basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Small petrels. Blue -grey above, white below, with dark M-marks on upper wings (from behind) formed by blackish colouring on outer primaries, leading edge to ‘wrist’ and across wing-coverts to scapular ends. Tail wedge-shaped with dark terminal bands and 12 feathers. Skin under mandible distensible, forming a pouch. <388> [details]