Definition of Oceanites oceanicus
1. Noun. Medium-sized storm petrel.
Generic synonyms: Storm Petrel
Group relationships: Genus Oceanites, Oceanites
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Literary usage of Oceanites oceanicus
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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1907)
"... the whole appearance of the bird were unmistakable.— LEONARD S. PEARSON, Wayne, Pa. Two Birds new for Ohio (oceanites oceanicus and Mentía migratoria ..."
2. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederic Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1899)
"Their range extends over different portions of the southern seas, whence Oceanites oceanicus, Wilson's Petrel, has strayed to Labrador and Great Britain, ..."