Black-vented Shearwater

Puffinus opisthomelas

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The Black-vented Shearwater (Puffinus opisthomelas) is a species of seabird. The bird is 30–38 cm in size, with a 76–89 cm wingspan. Formerly considered a subspecies of the Manx Shearwater, its actual relationships are unresolved.

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  1. (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), https://www.flickr.com/photos/jroldenettel/14979782303/
  2. (c) Donna Pomeroy, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/2458311
  3. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puffinus_opisthomelas

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