Macronectes giganteus (Southern Giant Petrel)

Southern Giant Petrel

Dutch: Zuidelijke Reuzenstormvogel

Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Procellariidae
Genus: Macronectes
Species: Macronectes giganteus

female bird

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

Length: 156 mm
Length cranium: 70 mm
Width (cranium): 53 mm
Height (cranium): 37 mm
Alternative names: Riesensturmvogel (German), Pétrel géant (French), Abanto-marino Antártico (Spanish)