DESERTAS PETREL Pterodroma desertae

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Originally part of Soft-plumaged petrel, from which it was readily seperable, that taxon was split into three with the recognition of Zino's and Fea's, which weren't. Just as everyone is getting used to seperating those two, some taxonomists have decided that birds breeding on Cape Verde should be given specific status, leaving Desertas Petrel which is all but inseperable from the Cape Verde taxon. These are Desertas on range but.........

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