Pterodroma inexpectata Forster 1844 (mottled petrel)

Aves - Procellariiformes - Procellariidae

Alternative combination: Procellaria inexpectata

Belongs to Pterodroma according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Bourne 1967, Worthy 1998 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Pterodroma alba, Pterodroma arminjoniana, Pterodroma axillaris, Pterodroma baraui, Pterodroma brevipes, Pterodroma cahow, Pterodroma cookii, Pterodroma hasitata, Pterodroma heraldica, Pterodroma hypoleuca, Pterodroma imberi, Pterodroma incerta, Pterodroma jugabilis, Pterodroma kurodai, Pterodroma lessonii, Pterodroma leucoptera, Pterodroma magentae, Pterodroma nigripennis, Pterodroma phaeopygia, Pterodroma pycrofti, Pterodroma rupinarum

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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