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Leachs Petrel

Nesting on remote Scottish Islands it can be seen from time to time around the Dorset coast 

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Common Name Leachs Petrel
Scientific Name Oceanodroma leucorhoa
Species Group Birds Shearwaters Petrels Auks and Cormorants
Status Rare
Interest Level
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
  • 11 - November
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Birds Shearwaters Petrels Auks and Cormorants