Ashy Storm-petrel, Ashy Storm Petrel

Ashy Storm-petrel, Ashy Storm Petrel

Ashy Storm-petrel, Ashy Storm Petrel by Sunny Franson
Species & Artwork Details
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
HYDROBATIDAE
Order: 
PROCELLARIIFORMES
Genus: 
Hydrobates
Species: 
homochroa
Population trend: 
decreasing
Authority: 
(Coues, 1864)
Synonyms: 
Oceanodroma homochroa
Common names (Spa): 
Pao ceniciento , Pao cenizo
Medium: 
oil on stretched canvas
Ashy Storm Petrel, Hydrobates homochroa I found this interesting, charming bird beautiful in a lovely, muted way. Hopefully conservation efforts on offshore islands in the California Current will help its populations to recover.