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Black-vented Shearwater

Puffinus opisthomelas Coues, 1864

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Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks
Black-vented Shearwater - Puffinus opisthomelas Justyn Stahl 2014-08-09 Los Angeles County, California, San Clemente Island (United States) (0 m) call -

Part of a massive invasion of Black-vented Shearwaters near San Clemente Island, we estimated 10,000 were present. Many feeding groups were squabbling with each other and Western Gulls. The BVSH calls sound like Donald Duck.



Black-vented Shearwater - Puffinus opisthomelas Robert L. DeLong 1968-06-21 Islote Negro, Baja California, Mexico, Baja California (Mexico)   -   138133
Black-vented Shearwater - Puffinus opisthomelas Justyn Stahl 2014-08-09 San Clemente Island--east side (boat run), Los Angeles, California, United States, Los Angeles (United States)   - Western Gulls and Black-vented Shearwaters squabbling over food at kelp patties. 37310591

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