(syn. Oceanites Ϯ Wilson's Storm-petrel O. oceanicus) Portmanteau of genera Procellaria Linnaeus, 1758, shearwater, and Fregetta Bonaparte, 1855, storm-petrel; "Bianchi 1913 in "Faune de la Russie" Vol. 1, January, introduced some new names, which included the following four sub-families: p. 513 Macronectinae; p. 513 Daptioninae; p. 513 Pagodrominae; and Prioninae, now Pachyptilinae; and the genus Procellata p. 805, of which the haplotype is Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl)." (Mathews & Hallstrom 1943).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 15 December 2018).