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Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis  
Cory's Shearwater
Photographer : © Abhinand Chandran
Location :Thaikadappuram Beach, northern Kerala, India
Date : 21 September 2013
English synonyms:
Bird Family :Procellariinae - Fulmars, Petrels, Prions & Shearwaters
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :This bird, found dead on the beach on 20 September 2013, is apparently the first record of this species from the Oriental Region.
Ref:
Praveen J., Palot, M. J., Karuthedathu, D., 2013. Recovery of a Cory’s Shearwater Calonectris borealis from Thaikadapuram beach, Kasaragod district, Kerala. Indian BIRDS 8 (6): 152–153.