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Wilson's Storm Petrel 'walking' on the water off of Hatteras, North Carolina.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Hydrobatidae
Subfamily: Oceanitinae
Genus: Oceanites
Keyserling & Blasius, 1840
  • O. oceanicus
  • O. maorianus
  • O. gracilis

Oceanites is a genus of seabird in the storm-petrel family. It contains the following species:

The New Zealand Storm Petrel, Fregetta maorianus is now in Fregetta.

Eurasian Spoonbill This article is part of Project Bird Genera, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each genus, including made-up genera.
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