French Polynesia: Shearwaters, Tropicbirds, Boobies and Frigatebirds


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Wedge-tailed Shearwater
Puffinus pacificus

Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus
P. pacificus
Mohatani
     

Tropical Shearwater
Puffinus bailloni

Tropical Shearwater Puffinus bailloni dichrous
P. b. dichrous
Mangareva
     

White-tailed Tropicbird
Phaethon lepturus

White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus dorotheae
P. l. dorotheae
Tahiti
     

Masked Booby
Sula dactylatra

Masked Booby Sula dactylatra personata
S. d. personata
Tenararo
     

Red-footed Booby
Sula sula

Red-footed Booby Sula sula rubriceps
S. s. rubripes
Hatutu
Red-footed Booby Sula sula rubriceps
S. s. rubripes
Hatutu
Red-footed Booby Sula sula rubriceps
S. s. rubripes
Hatutu
Red-footed Booby Sula sula rubriceps
S. s. rubripes - white-tailed morph
Hatutu
  Red-footed Booby Sula sula rubriceps
S. s. rubripes
Hatutu
     

Brown Booby
Sula leucogaster

Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
  Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Tetiaroa
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster plotus
S. s. plotus
Rangiroa
 

Great Frigatebird
Fregata minor

Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - adult ♂
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - adult ♀
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - adult ♀
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - adult ♀
Hatutu
  Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Niau
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Niau
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Niau
  Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Hatutu
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - juv.
Hatutu
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - chick
Hatutu
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - chick
Morane
  Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - chick
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - chick
Morane
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor palmersoni
F. m. palmersoni - chick
Hatutu
 

Lesser Frigatebird
Fregata ariel

Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel ariel
F. a. ariel - adult ♂
Tetiaroa
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel ariel
F. a. ariel - adult ♂
Tetiaroa
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel ariel
F. a. ariel- 4th yr. ♂
Hatutu
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel ariel
F. a. ariel- 4th yr. ♂
Hatutu
  Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel ariel
F. a. ariel - juv.
Hatutu