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Leach's storm-petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous), Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus), red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), northern gannet (Morus bassanus), great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila), great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus) latin dict size=183   common dict size=512
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Subject Leach's storm-petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous), Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus), red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), northern gannet (Morus bassanus), great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila), great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus)

Leach's storm-petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous), Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus), red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), northern gannet (Morus bassanus), great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila), great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus); DISPLAY FULL IMAGE.
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Leach's storm-petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous), Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus), red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), northern gannet (Morus bassanus), great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila), great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus)

214. Leach's Petrel (Oceanodroma leucohoa). = Leach's storm petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous)
215. Manx Shear-water (Puffinus puffinus). = Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus)
216. Red-billed Tropic Bird (Phaeton aethereus). = red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus)
217. Gannet (Sula bassana). = northern gannet (Morus bassanus)
218. Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo). = great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)
219. Frigate Bird (Fregata aquila). = Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila)
220. European Pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus). = great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus)

Date 1909
Source http://www.flickr.com/photos/biodivlibrary/7971221872
Author Ella Hardcastle; Charles Robert Knight
Full title Birds of the world for young people,
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Birds_of_the_world_for_young_people_(Pl._37)_(7971221872).jpg

The Leach's storm petrel or Leach's petrel (Hydrobates leucorhous, syn: Oceanodroma leucorhoa) is a small seabird of the tubenose family. It is named after the British zoologist William Elford Leach.

The Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) is a medium-sized shearwater in the seabird family Procellariidae. The scientific name of this species records a name shift: Manx shearwaters were called Manks puffins in the 17th century. Puffin is an Anglo-Norman word (Middle English pophyn) for the cured carcasses of nestling shearwaters. The Atlantic puffin acquired the name much later, possibly because of its similar nesting habits.

The red-billed tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), also known as the boatswain bird is a tropicbird, one of three closely related seabirds of tropical oceans. The scientific name is derived from Ancient Greek phaethon, "sun" and Latin aetherius, "heavenly".

The northern gannet (Morus bassanus) is a seabird and the largest member of the gannet family, Sulidae. "Gannet" is derived from Old English ganot "strong or masculine", ultimately from the same Old Germanic root as "gander".

The great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), known as the great black cormorant across the Northern Hemisphere, the black cormorant in Australia, the large cormorant in India and the black shag further south in New Zealand, is a widespread member of the cormorant family of seabirds.

The Ascension frigatebird (Fregata aquila) is a seabird of the frigatebird family Fregatidae which breeds on Boatswain Bird Island and Ascension Island in the tropical Atlantic Ocean.

The great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus) also known as the eastern white pelican, rosy pelican or white pelican is a bird in the pelican family. It breeds from southeastern Europe through Asia and in Africa in swamps and shallow lakes.

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