(syn. Fregetta Ϯ Black-bellied Storm-petrel F. tropica) Titian Ramsay Peale (1799-1885) US naturalist, explorer; "Pealea, gen. nov.  ...  Type, Thalassidroma lineata Peale.  ...  The genus is named in honor of Mr. Titian R. Peale, the very accomplished naturalist of the United States Exploring Expedition under Commodore Wilkes" (Ridgway 1886).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 18 January 2019).