Northern Giant Petrel Photo, Macronectes halli



Northern giant petrel in flight.  The distinctive tube nose (naricorn), characteristic of species in the Procellariidae family (tube-snouts), is easily seen. Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, Macronectes halli, natural history stock photograph, photo id 23691Add To Light Table
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Northern giant petrel in flight. The distinctive tube nose (naricorn), characteristic of species in the Procellariidae family (tube-snouts), is easily seen. Falkland Islands, United Kingdom

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Species: Northern giant petrel, Macronectes halli
Location: Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
Format: Digital 3:2
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