IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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The Wedge-tailed Shearwater is a grey-brown petrel with distinctive wedge-shaped tail. It has a grey bill and pink feet. Most of these birds in Australia are dark all over, but some are white breasted.


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Source: Birds of Papua New Guinea


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