• Welcome to BirdForum, the internet's largest birding community with thousands of members from all over the world. The forums are dedicated to wild birds, birding, binoculars and equipment and all that goes with it.

    Please register for an account to take part in the discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.
ZEISS DTI thermal imaging cameras. For more discoveries at night, and during the day.

Polynesian Storm Petrel - BirdForum Opus

Photo by robhynson
Britania seamount, NSW, April, 2014

Alternative name: White-throated Storm-Petrel

Nesofregetta fuliginosa



Chile, French Polynesia, Kiribati, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, possibly American Samoa, possibly Fiji, and possibly Samoa.


The Polynesian Storm-petrel (Nesofregetta fuliginosa) is a species of seabird in the Hydrobatidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Nesofregetta.


Open seas, rocky shores, and sandy shores. It is threatened by habitat loss.


External Links