Chatham Petrel

Pterodroma axillaris

ML24309551


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Angus Wilson
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eBird Checklist S27462307
Chathams (btwn Rangatira and Pyramid)
Chatham Islands, New Zealand
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Latitude and Longitude -44.413, -176.2137 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

There are very few at-sea photographs of Chatham Petrel. Similar to Black-winged Petrel but note the distinctive black axillaries.

Observation details

Fantastic showing. All barreling straight through and seemingly headed for Rangatira. Several individuals photographed.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF500mm f/4L IS II USM
f-stop
f/4.0
Focal length
500 mm
Shutter speed
1/1250 sec
ISO
1600
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
233KB
Dimensions
661 x 529

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