Pterodroma axillaris Salvin 1893 (Chatham petrel)

Aves - Procellariiformes - Procellariidae

Alternative combination: Oestrelata axillaris

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

See also Bourne 1967 and Tennyson and Millener 1994

Sister taxa: Pterodroma alba, Pterodroma arminjoniana, Pterodroma baraui, Pterodroma brevipes, Pterodroma cahow, Pterodroma cookii, Pterodroma hasitata, Pterodroma heraldica, Pterodroma hypoleuca, Pterodroma imberi, Pterodroma incerta, Pterodroma inexpectata, 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 (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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