Fluttering Shearwater Puffinus gavia


Bell, B. D. 1995. Translocation of Fluttering Shearwaters: developing a method to re-establish seabird populations. In: Serena, M. (ed.), Reintroduction biology of Australian and New Zealand fauna, pp. 143-156. Surrey Beatty and Sons, Australia.

BirdLife International. 2016. Puffinus gavia.

Brooke, M. de L. 2004. Albatrosses and Petrels Across the World. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Marchant, S.; Higgins, P. J. 1990. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds, 1: ratites to ducks. Oxford University Press, Melbourne.

Powlesland, R. G.; Rickard, C. R. 1992. Seabirds found dead on New Zealand beaches in 1988, and a review of Puffinus species recoveries, 1943 to 1988. Notornis 39: 27-46.

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BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Puffinus gavia. Downloaded from on 27/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 27/05/2022.