Townsend's Storm-Petrel

Oceanodroma socorroensis

ML104230191


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Nancy Christensen
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eBird Checklist S46510581
Offshore California Hour 8 of 11
San Diego, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 32.801, -117.693 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Medium-sized dark storm-petrel with bright white rump patch wrapping around to underside, long relatively narrow angular wings, and bounding erratic flight. This bird was slightly smaller, darker, and shorter tailed than white-rumped subspecies of Leach’s. Photos will be uploaded.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D500
Lens model
300.0 mm f/4.0
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
420 mm
Shutter speed
1/2000 sec
ISO
900
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
1,409KB
Dimensions
1357 x 905

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