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Sooty Shearwater

Dutch: Grauwe Pijlstormvogel
German: Dunkler Sturmtaucher
Spanish: Pardela Sombría
French: Puffin fuligineux
Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Procellariidae
Genus: Puffinus
Species: Puffinus griseus


20 mm
Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) skull, side view
Sooty Shearwater skull
Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) skull, top view
Sooty Shearwater skull, top view
Sooty Shearwater (Puffinus griseus) skull, bottom view
Sooty Shearwater skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 94 mm
Length cranium: 43 mm
Width (cranium): 27 mm
Height (cranium): 22 mm
Length bill: 51 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.84

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