Definition of Fulmarus glacialis
1. Noun. Heavy short-tailed oceanic bird of polar regions.
Generic synonyms: Petrel
Group relationships: Fulmarus, Genus Fulmarus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fulmarus Glacialis
Literary usage of Fulmarus glacialis
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1. Check-list of North American Birds by American Ornithologists' Union (1910)
"Type, by subs. desig., Procellaria glacialis LINNAEUS (Gray, 1855). Fulmarus glacialis (LINN.EUS). RANGE.— North Atlantic and North Pacific oceans. a. ..."
2. Birds of the Kotzebue Sound Region, Alaska by Joseph Grinnell (1900)
"Fulmarus pacificus; fulmarus glacialis; Fulmarus glaciali! ... fulmarus glacialis columba. STATUS—Irregular fall and winter visitant on the ocean; ..."