F. W. Hutton, 1869,
New Zealand seas.
Has been considered conspecific with P. lessonii, and until recently treated as conspecific with P. macroptera, but differs in much more grey on forehead, face and chin (3); slightly larger size (bill, wings, tail) (allow 1); and osteological morphology#R (allow 1), vocalizations (allow 1) and breeding biology (allow 1)#R. Monotypic.
Tasman Sea, temperate and subtropical SW Pacific Ocean, breeding on many islands, clifftops and headlands along W, N & NE coasts of North I (New Zealand).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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