Petrels are tube-nosed seabirds. They are in the order Procellariiformes (tubenoses seabirds including petrels, albatrosses and others) and family Procellariidae. The genera and species of this family are listed below.
The species in this folder are highlighted in red.

Southern Giant Petrel Macronectes giganteus
Northern Giant Petrel
Macronectes halli
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
Southern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialodes
Antarctic Petrel Thalassoica antarctica
Cape Petrel, Cape Pigeon
Daption capense
Snow Petrel Pagodroma nivea
Blue Petrel Halobaena caerulea
Fairy Prion Pachyptila turtur
Slender-billed Prion Pachyptila belcheri
Fulmar Prion Pachyptila crassirostris
Broad-billed Prion Pachyptila vittata
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata
Salvin's Prion Pachyptila salvini
Grey Petrel - Tubinoses Procellaria cinerea
White-chinned Petrel
Procellaria aequinoctialis
Spectacled Petrel Procellaria conspicillata
Black Petral, Parkinson's Petrel
Procellaria parkinsoni
Westland Petrel Procellaria westlandica
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii
Jouanin's Petrel Bulweria fallax
Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis
Scopoli's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea
Cape Verde Shearwater Calonectris edwardsii
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis
Galápagos Shearwater Puffinus subalaris
Fluttering Shearwater Puffinus gavia
Hutton's Shearwater Puffinus huttoni
Yelkouan Shearwate Puffinus yelkouan
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis
Heinroth's Shearwater Puffinus heinrothi
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri
North Atlantic Little Shearwater Puffinus baroli
Persian Shearwater Puffinus persicus
Tropical Shearwater
or Baillon's Shearwater Puffinus bailloni
Bannerman's Shearwater Puffinus bannermani
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus
Black-vented Shearwater Puffinus opisthomelas
Townsend's Shearwater Puffinus auricularis
Hawaiian Shearwater Puffinus newelli
Rapa Shearwater Puffinus myrtae
Pink-footed shearwater Puffinus creatopus
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes
Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis
Sooty Shearwater
or "muttonbird" (New Zealand) Puffinus griseus
Short-tailed Shearwater
or "muttonbird" (S. Australia) Puffinus tenuirostris
Wedge-tailed Shearwater
or "muttonbird" (N. and W Australia)
Puffinus pacificus
Buller's Shearwater Puffinus bulleri
Fiji Petrel Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi
Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata
Beck's Petrel Pseudobulweria becki
Mascarene Petrel Pseudobulweria aterrima
Kerguelen Petrel Lugensa brevirostris
Barau's Petrel Pterodroma baraui
Trindade Petrel Pterodroma arminjoniana,
Herald Petrel Pterodroma heraldica
Juan Fernandez Petrel Pterodroma externa
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta
Galapagos Petrel Pterodroma phaeopygia,
Hawaiian Petrel Pterodroma sandwichensis
Henderson Petrel Pterodroma atrata
Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba
Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae
Deserta's Petrel Pterodroma desertae
Zino's Petrel or Madeira Petrel Pterodroma madeira
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis
Bermuda Petrel Pterodroma cahow
Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata
Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii
Magenta Petrel Pterodroma magentae
Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera
Providence Petrel Pterodroma solandri
Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima
White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis
Falla's Petrel or Vanuatu Petrel Pterodroma occulta,
Cook's Petrel Pterodroma cookii
Pycroft's Petrel Pterodroma pycrofti
Mas a Tierra Petrel
or De Filippi's Petrel Pterodroma defilippiana
Stejneger's Petrel Pterodroma longirostris
Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma nigripennis
Chatham Petrel Pterodroma axillaris
Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata
Gould's Petrel Pterodroma eucoptera
Collared Petrel Pterodroma brevipe