White-faced storm petrel (1694/2285)

Pelagodroma-marina_14406.jpg White-faced storm petrelThumbnailsCommon diving petrel

A white-faced storm-petrel in flight, with very long legs and feet dangling below ready to push off the sea surface.

Common names
white-faced storm petrel, takahikare-moana, takahikare, frigate petrel, Jesus Christ bird, J C bird, Mother Carey's chicken, whitefaced storm petrel, white faced storm petrel
Location
Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand
Photo ID
14406