Manx shearwater

Impressive flights but clumsy walking on the ground are observed in these birds due to awkward legs

Richard Crossley

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Distribution

Country
Population est.
Status
Year
Comments
Angola
2018
Vagrant
Argentina
2018
Australia
2018
Vagrant
Austria
2018
Vagrant
Barbados
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Belgium
2018
Vagrant
Belize
2018
Vagrant
Bermuda
2018
Brazil
2018
Canada
2018
Breeding
Cape Verde
2018
Vagrant
Chile
2018
Costa Rica
2018
Vagrant
Cuba
2018
Vagrant
Côte D’ivoire
2018
Vagrant
Denmark
2018
Passage
Dominican Republic
2018
Vagrant
Falkland Islands
2018
Malvinas
Faroe Islands
2018
Breeding
France
2018
French Guiana
2018
Gambia
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Germany
2018
Vagrant
Ghana
2018
Vagrant
Greenland
2018
Vagrant
Guadeloupe
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Guinea-Bissau
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Guinea
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Iceland
2018
Breeding
Ireland
2018
Breeding
Liberia
2018
Mauritania
2018
Vagrant
Morocco
2018
Namibia
2018
Netherlands
2018
New Zealand
2018
Vagrant
Nigeria
2018
Vagrant
Norway
2018
Breeding
Panama
2018
Non-Breeding
Portugal
2018
Puerto Rico
2018
Saint Helena
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Saint Pierre
2018
Passage
Saint Vincent
2018
Vagrant
Senegal
2018
Sierra Leone
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
South Africa
2018
South Georgia
2018
Spain
2018
Breeding: Canary Is.
Spain
2018
Seasonality Uncertain
Sweden
2018
Vagrant
Switzerland
2018
Vagrant
Trinidad & Tobago
2018
United Kingdom
2018
United States
2018
Breeding
Uruguay
2018
Non-Breeding
Venezuela
2018

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Terrestrial / Aquatic

Altricial / Precocial

Polygamous / Monogamous

Dimorphic (size) / Monomorphic

Active: Diurnal / Nocturnal

Social behavior: Solitary / Pack / Herd / Flock

Diet: Carnivore / Herbivore / Omnivore / Piscivorous / Insectivore

Migratory: Yes / No

Domesticated: Yes / No

Dangerous: Yes / No