Species List

HALICAT BIRD LIST - 89 species sighted so far.

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Birds ^
Tristram's Storm PetrelOceanodroma tristrami
Wilson's Storm PetrelOceanites oceanicus
Grey-backed Storm PetrelGarrodia nereis
White-faced Storm PetrelPelagodroma marina
Black-bellied Storm PetrelFregetta tropica
White-bellied Storm PetrelFregetta grallaria
Wandering AlbatrossDiomedea exulans
Antipodean AlbatrossDiomedea antipodensis
Southern Royal AlbatrossDiomedea epomophora
Northern Royal AlbatrossDiomedea sanfordi
Black-browed AlbatrossThalassarche melanophris
Campbell AlbatrossThalassarche impavida
Shy AlbatrossThalassarche cauta
Chatham AlbatrossThalassarche eremita
Salvin's AlbatrossThalassarche salvini
Grey-headed AlbatrossThalassarche chrysostoma
Indian Yellow-nosed AlbatrossThalassarche chlororhynchos
Buller's AlbatrossThalassarche bulleri
Light-mantled AlbatrossPhoebetria palpebrata
Southern Giant PetrelMacronectes giganteus
Northern Giant PetrelMacronectes halli
Southern FulmarFulmarus glacialoides
Cape PetrelDaption capense
Blue PetrelHalobaena caerulea
Salvin's PrionPachyptila salvini
Antarctic PrionPachyptila desolata
Slender-billed PrionPachyptila belcheri
Fairy PrionPachyptila turtur
White-chinned PetrelProcellaria aequinoctialis
Westland PetrelProcellaria westlandica
Black PetrelProcellaria parkinsoni
Wedge-tailed ShearwaterArdenna pacifica
Buller's ShearwaterArdenna bulleri
Flesh-footed ShearwaterArdenna carneipes
Great ShearwaterArdenna gravis
Sooty ShearwaterArdenna grisea
Short-tailed ShearwaterArdenna tenuirostris
Streaked ShearwaterCalonectris leucomelas
Fluttering ShearwaterPuffinus gavia
Hutton's ShearwaterPuffinus huttoni
Little ShearwaterPuffinus assimilis
Tahiti PetrelPseudobulweria rostrata
Kerguelen PetrelLugensa brevirostris
Kermadec PetrelPterodroma neglecta
Herald PetrelPterodroma heraldica
Barau's PetrelPterodroma baraui
Soft-plumaged PetrelPterodroma mollis
White-headed PetrelPterodroma lessonii
Great-winged PetrelPterodroma macroptera
Grey-faced PetrelPterodroma gouldi
Providence PetrelPterodroma solandri
Mottled PetrelPterodroma inexpectata
Gould's PetrelPterodroma leucoptera
Cook's PetrelPterodroma cookii
White-necked PetrelPterodroma cervicalis
Black-winged PetrelPterodroma nigripennis
Common Diving PetrelPelecanoides urinatrix
Little PenguinEudyptula minor
Lesser FrigatebirdFregata ariel
Australasian GannetMorus serrator
Masked BoobySula dactylatra
Red-footed BoobySula sula
Brown BoobySula leucogaster
Little Pied CormorantMicrocarbo melanoleucos
Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
Little Black CormorantPhalacrocorax sulcirostris
Pied CormorantPhalacrocorax varius
Australian PelicanPelecanus conspicillatus
South Polar SkuaStercorarius maccormicki
Brown SkuaStercorarius antarcticus
Pomarine SkuaStercorarius pomarinus
Arctic JaegerStercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed JaegerStercorarius longicaudus
Common NoddyAnous stolidus
Black NoddyAnous minutus
Grey NoddyProcelsterna cerulea
White TernGygis alba
Bridled TernOnychoprion anaethetus
Sooty TernOnychoprion fuscata
Little TernSternula albifrons
Caspian TernHydroprogne caspia
Whiskered TernChlidonias hybrida
White-winged Black TernChlidonias leucopterus
White-fronted TernSterna striata
Common TernSterna hirundo
Arctic TernSterna paradisaea
Crested TernThalasseus bergii
Pacific GullLarus pacificus
Kelp GullLarus dominicanus
Silver GullChroicocephalus novaehollandiae
Ceteceans - Whales ^
Humpback WhaleMegaptera novaeangliae
Southern Right WhaleEubalaena australis
Dwarf Minke WhaleBalaenoptera acuturostrata
Antarctic Minke WhaleBalaenoptera bonaerensis
Sei WhaleBalaenoptera borealis
Fin WhaleBalaenoptera physalus
Bryde’s WhaleBalaenoptera edeni
Sperm WhalePhyseter acrocephalus
Pygmy Blue WhaleBalaenoptera musculus brevicauda
Killer WhaleOrcinus orca
False Killer WhalePseudorca crassidens
Long Finned Pilot WhaleGlobicephala melas
Short Finned Pilot WhaleGlobicephala macrorhyncus
Pygmy Killer WhaleFeresa attenuata
Strap-toothed WhaleMesoplodon layardii
Melon-headed WhalePeponocephala electra
Ceteceans - Dolphins ^
Short-beaked Common DolphinDelphinus delphis
Indo-Pacific (inshore) Bottlenose DolphinTursiops aduncas
Oceanic (offshore) Bottlenose DolphinTursiops truncatus
Risso’s DolphinGrampus griseus
Pantropical Spotted DolphinStenella attenuata
Long-snouted Spinner DolphinStenella longirostris
Striped DolphinStenella coeruleoalba
Fraser's DolphinLagenodelphis hosei
Pinnipeds ^
Australian Fur SealArctocephalus pusillus
New Zealand Fur SealArctocephalus forsteri
Sharks ^
Oceanic White-tipped Shark
Blue Shark
Mako Shark
Hammerhead Shark
Scalloped Hammerhead Shark
Tiger Shark
White Shark
Rays ^
Manta
Southern Eagle Ray
Fishes ^
Marlin
Dolphin Fish
Yellowfin Tuna
Albacore
Southern Ocean SunfishMola ramsayi
Ocean SunfishMola mola
Flying fish
Turtles ^
Green Sea Turtle