Giant Petrels eating a dead whale (José Ignácio,Uruguay)

In July of 2012, several Giant Petrels of two species (Macronectes giganteus and M.halli) and many Larus dominicanus eating for several days one deade whale in José Ignácio beach, Uruguay.

We had the opportunity to record photos and videos in this spectacular natural event. by Antonio Silveira.

Macronectes halli

Macronectes giganteus


VIDEOS:   Macronectes eating dead whale. José Ignácio,Uruguay-7-2012-ASilveira


Antonio Silveira: 31-July-2012

Temas Gerais

Temas Gerais Variados


  • Atividades
  • Expediente
  • Mais de 20 anos de existência
  • Parceria / Apoio
  • Registros por espécie/Records by species
  • Sons da Natureza/Sounds of Nature
  • Videos

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