Pachyptila turtur Kuhl 1820 (fairy prion)

Aves - Procellariiformes - Procellariidae

Alternative combinations: Procellaria turtur, Pseudoprion turtur

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

See also Tennyson and Millener 1994, Worthy 1998 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Pachyptila crassirostris, Pachyptila desolata, Pachyptila salax, Pachyptila salvini, Pachyptila vittata

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Quaternary of New Zealand (9 collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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