<Tinamotis ingoufi Oustalet,1890,Annales des Sciences Naturelles,Zoologie,Paris,sér.7,9,p.18.(vicinity of Santa Cruz, Patagonia)
marine,pelagic & aerial. breedson islands
"Most eggs laid between December & February...chicks hatch in Mar-Apr & fledge 40 weeks later"
Migratory or dispersive.Adults and young disperse or migrate. Birds from Gough Island [dabbenena] apparently confined to South Atlantic or South African waters ..Those breeding Antipodes[antipodensis],Auckland[gibsoni] and Campbell Islands[exulans] & [antipodensis] apprently restricted to Tasman Sea and South Pacific Ocean. Movments of birds from southern banding sites [exulans] probably circumpolar.Some birds breeding South Georgia and Iles Crozet migrate regularly to NSW; Immatures also appear to have more northerly distribution in South Atlantic and Tasman Sea in winter.