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Leach's Storm Petrel
Alternative name: Leach's Petrel
Includes: Chapman's Storm Petrel
A small seabird of the tubenose family. It is named after the British zoologist William Elford Leach.
8-21 cm. Dark plumage and white rump with a black line through it. Forked tail
Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Two subspecies recognized:
Close to the sea in well concealed areas such as rock crevices, shallow burrows.
Can turn up on lakes and reservoirs, many miles inland, as a result of storms
1 white egg is laid. Visits the nest only at night
Small fish and crustaceans
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 External Links
Birdforum thread: How to see a Leach's Storm Petrel in the UK: []