Ornithology/Procellariiformes

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Procellariiformes is an order including albatrosses and shearwaters, typically collectively known as the petrels. They are pelagic. There are two birds in this order on the 2020 Science Olympiad bird list.

Albatrosses (Diomedeidae)

Laysan Albatross
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Species Phoebastria immutabilis
Habitat Islands in the pacific ocean
Diet Feed predominantly of cephalopods
Conservation
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Near threatened

Shearwaters and Petrels (Procellariidae)

Northern Fulmar
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Species Fulmarus glacialis
Habitat Sea cliffs
Diet fish, squid, zooplankton
Conservation
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Least concern


Previous Birds
Black-footed Albatross
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Species Phoebastria nigripes
Habitat Islands and open ocean
Diet Flying fish eggs, crustaceans
Conservation
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Near threatened
Pink-footed Shearwater
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Species Puffinus creatopus
Habitat Offshore islands
Diet Fish, squid, crustaceans
Conservation
Status iucn3.1 NT.svg
Vulnerable