Wedge-rumped storm petrel

The wedge-rumped storm petrel (Hydrobates tethys) is a storm petrel. It breeds in the Galápagos Islands and on the coast of Peru.[1] It was formerly defined in the genus Oceanodroma before that genus was synonymized with Hydrobates.[2]

Wedge-rumped storm petrel
Galapagos storm petrel.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Hydrobatidae
Genus: Hydrobates
H. tethys
Binomial name
Hydrobates tethys
(Bonaparte, 1852)
Oceanodroma tethys map.svg

Oceanodroma tethys


  1. ^ a b BirdLife International (2018). "Hydrobates tethys". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2018: e.T22698496A132651043. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2018-2.RLTS.T22698496A132651043.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  2. ^ "Taxonomic Updates – IOC World Bird List". Retrieved 2021-07-29.

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