|B L||W W||W||Family||Latin Name|
|8" 20.3cm||20" 50.8cm||1.4 oz. 39.7g||Hydrobatidae||Hydrobates leucorhous|
The Leach's Storm-Petrel is one of the larger storm-petrels seen in the Atlantic Ocean. This pelagic bird is recognized by its V-shaped white-coloured rump and V-shaped tail feathers. It is a common storm-petrel and is seen in both the Atlantic and the Pacific Oceans. It has been seen in the waters off of Cuba.