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Wedge-tailed Shearwater

Ardenna pacifica (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Simon Elliott 2007-10-29 Queensland, Queensland (Australia) (2 m) call, pair at nest -

pair at nest site shortly after arrival after dark. mics in burrow entrance

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

113088
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica AUDEVARD Aurélien 2019-11-25 Lady Eliott Island Airstrip (near Bogie), Gladstone Regional, Queensland, Miriam Vale (Australia) (0 m) adult, begging call, female, male, song -

birds in a burrow under the cabin

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

539158
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica AUDEVARD Aurélien 2019-11-25 Lady Eliott Island Airstrip (near Bogie), Gladstone Regional, Queensland, Miriam Vale (Australia) (0 m) adult, begging call, female, male, song -

birds in a burrow under the cabin

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

539144
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Simon Elliott 2007-10-29 Wilson Island, Queensland, Calliope - Pt B (Australia) (10 m) call -

calls adjacent pairs at burrow

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

589490
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Benoît Gineste 2014-02-23 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Réunion (Réunion) (30 m) call, song -

The correct name of the species of bird is Ardenna pacifica (formerly Puffinus pacificus).

This recording was labeled by Olivier Dufour and belongs to BIOTOPE company and ENTROPIE laboratory (University of Reunion Island). see OMAIR project (www.biotope.fr/omair/) for more details

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

296256
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica AUDEVARD Aurélien 2019-11-25 Lady Eliott Island Airstrip (near Bogie), Gladstone Regional, Queensland, Miriam Vale (Australia) (0 m) adult, begging call, female, male, song -

birds in a burrow under the cabin

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

539141
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Dan Lane 2014-04-09 Kilauea, Kauai County, Hawaii, Kauai (United States) (10 m) call -

Natural vocalizations of one of two birds at nest burrow beside path.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

174963
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Eddy Smith 2017-10-04 Lagoon Beach, Lord Howe Island (north end), Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia, Lord Howe Island (Australia) (10 m) adult, call, sex uncertain -

Observed incoming Wedge-tailed Shearwaters, many of which attended to burrows beneath the palms and others settled in the open and on the road. Highly vocal once near the burrows and underground. Silent when in flight over the forest.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

506783
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Stewart Ford 2015-01-24 New South Wales, New South Wales (Australia) (0 m) aggressive, call, feeding -

Wedge-tailed Shearwaters fighting for chum on the Wollongong Pelagic. Boat was motoring so the birds are in flight in a tight flock off the back off the boat, and they dive for chum when it's thrown out.

There is a brief Pomarine Skua ascending two-note call at 0:05 (see also XC211500, XC211501).

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

211502
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Dan Lane 2014-04-09 Kilauea, Kauai County, Hawaii, Kauai (United States) (10 m) call -

Natural vocalizations of one of two birds (same as in XC174963) at nest burrow beside path with a response from an unseen bird at a more distant burrow.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

174964
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Ding Li Yong 2013-08-29 New South Wales, Australia (Australia) (-640 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

658676
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Daniel Danckwerts 2016-02-05 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Reunion island (Réunion) (20 m) call, female, male -

Adults calling from within a colony at night.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

303127
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Dan Lane 2015-04-04 Kilauea, Kauai County, Hawaii, Kauai (United States) (10 m) call -

Chorus from several birds at nest burrows.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

234993
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica AUDEVARD Aurélien 2019-11-25 Lady Eliott Island Airstrip (near Bogie), Gladstone Regional, Queensland, Miriam Vale (Australia) (0 m) adult, begging call, call, song -

bird on the ground of the cabin near a burrow

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

539137
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Greg McLachlan 2019-03-12 New South Wales, Great Lakes (Australia) (90 m) song -

Nocturnal calls made by birds at breeding colony.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

461801
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Benoît Gineste 2014-02-23 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Réunion (Réunion) (30 m) song -

The correct name of the species of bird is Ardenna pacifica (formerly Puffinus pacificus).

This recording was labeled by Olivier Dufour and belongs to BIOTOPE company and ENTROPIE laboratory (University of Reunion Island). see OMAIR project (www.biotope.fr/omair/) for more details

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

296257
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Dan Lane 2015-04-04 Kilauea, Kauai County, Hawaii, Kauai (United States) (10 m) call -

Chorus from several birds at nest burrows.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

234995
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Benoît Gineste 2014-02-23 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Réunion (Réunion) (30 m) song -

The correct name of the species of bird is Ardenna pacifica (formerly Puffinus pacificus).

This recording was labeled by Olivier Dufour and belong to BIOTOPE company and ENTROPIE laboratory (University of Reunion Island). see OMAIR project (www.biotope.fr/omair/) for more details

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

296254
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Todd Mark 2015-04-05 Near Torishima, Japan (Japan) (0 m) flight call -

Chumming for Short-tailed Albatross, this abundant 'honey badger' took over.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

268322
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Jon P. Erickson 2010-03-30 Round Island, Mauritius, Mauritius (Mauritius)   -   167526
macaulaylibrary.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Jodhan Fine 2021-08-05 96753, Kihei US-HI (20.7104,-156.4461), Maui, Hawaii, United States, Maui (United States)   -   359294851
macaulaylibrary.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Ardenna pacifica Susan Strasevicz 2017-05-06 Kilauea Point NWR, Kauai, Hawaii, United States, Kauai (United States)   -   59649071
macaulaylibrary.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Daniel Danckwerts 2016-02-07 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Reunion island (Réunion) (20 m) call, female, male -

Calls of adults given from around the breeding colony.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

303132
xeno-canto.org
Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus Daniel Danckwerts 2016-02-05 Petite Île, Saint Pierre, Reunion island (Réunion) (20 m) begging call, juvenile -

Begging call of a downy chick whilst it was being fed by an adult within the nest. Calls of other adults in the background.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

303130
xeno-canto.org
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