Kaeding petrel

noun Kae·ding petrel \ˈkādiŋ-\
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Kaeding's petrel

Definition of Kaeding petrel

  1. :  a petrel (Oceanodroma leucorhoa kaedingi) of the coast and islands of Lower California that is closely related to the Leach's petrel but smaller and with a less forked tail

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Origin and Etymology of kaeding petrel

after Henry B. Kaeding †1913 American mining engineer


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