(syn. Fregetta Ϯ New Zealand Storm-petrel F. maoriana) Genus Pealea Ridgway, 1886, storm-petrel; Gr. ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos bird; "PEALEORNIS, gen. nov. Differs from Pealea in having the toes and claws much thinner and the tarsus and basal joints of the toes scutellated, not booted. The type is the following: - Pealeornis maoriana, sp. nov." (Mathews 1932).