Audubon's shearwater


Definition of Audubon's shearwater

: a small dark-footed shearwater (Puffinus lherminieri or Procellaria lherminieri) chiefly of the West Indies and the Florida coast

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“Audubon's shearwater.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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