Guam, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, United States Minor Outlying Islands (Hawaii)
Facts Summary: The Townsend's Shearwater (Puffinus auricularis) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): Guam, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, United States Minor Outlying Islands (Hawaii).
Townsend's Shearwater Facts Last Updated: January 1, 2016
To Cite This Page:
Glenn, C. R. 2006. "Earth's Endangered Creatures - Townsend's Shearwater Facts" (Online).
Accessed 8/9/2022 at http://earthsendangered.com/profile.asp?sp=4381&ID=7.
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