English Name Henderson Petrel
Scientific Name Pterodroma atrata
German Name Hendersonsturmvogel
Spanish Name Petrel de la Henderson
French Name Pétrel de Henderson
 
Henderson Petrel
     
Peters Family Name PROCELLARIIDAE:Fulmars,Petrels and Shearwaters Order 88.8
Sibley Monroe Family Name PROCELLARIIDAE(Procellariinae):Petrels,Shearwaters Order 3932.8
Gill Family Name PROCELLARIIDAE:Shearwaters,Petrels,Fulmars Order 138.8
New 2013 Family Name PROCELLARIIDAE,Pterodrominae:Gadfly Petrels Order 11532.0
 
English Synonyms
Synonyms
$Nystalus torridus [as N[ystalus] Whitney,Piacenti,Schunk,Aleixo,de Sousa,Silveira & RĂ©go,2013,in del Hoyo,Elliott,Sargatal & Christie(eds>),Handbook of the birds of the World,Special Volume:New species and Global Index,p.243, in text.
Authority Mathews,1912
Habitat
Marine & highly pelagic
Breeding
On Easter I. nests with well-grown chicks mid-August
Movement
Pelagic aoutside of breeding season