Birds Of The World:
The Diving Petrels
The Stork-like Birds
The Tropic Birds
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( Originally Published Early 1900's )
Another handsome bird is the White-faced Petrel (Pelagodroma marina), also of the southern seas. Its plumage is in general slate-color except the forehead, a stripe over the eye, and the lower parts, which are pure white. Its habits are similar to those of Leach's and the Stormy Petrel.