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Snow petrel (Pagodroma nivea), North of Antarctic peninsular

Snow petrel (Pagodroma nivea), North of Antarctic peninsular

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Uploaded 07 Dec 2016 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2016
From collection: Antarctic biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The snow petrel is the only member of the genus Pagodroma. It is one of only three birds that breed exclusively in Antarctica and has been seen at the South Pole. It has the most southerly breeding distribution of any bird.
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