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Jouanin's Petrel Bulweria fallax  
Jouanin's Petrel
Photographer : © Dhaval Vargiya
Location :Chowpati area, Porbandar, Gujarat, India
Date : 6 October 2014
English synonyms:Juoanin's Petrel, Arabian Black Petrel, Jouanin's Gadfly Petrel, Jouanins Gadlfly Petrel
Bird Family :Procellariinae - Fulmars, Petrels, Prions & Shearwaters
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Ref: First record for Gujarat. The bird was rescued but only survived for an hour.
Vargiya, D., Tank, C., & Ganpule, P. 2017. Jouanin's Petrel in Porbandar: a first record for Gujarat. Flamingo 15 (2): 7-8
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