Wedge-tailed Shearwater.

To: "Messages Birding-aus" <>
Subject: Wedge-tailed Shearwater.
From: "Bob Forsyth" <>
Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2001 22:55:41 +1000
G'day Stuart,
You asked...
".. would like to know the French name for the Wedge-tailed Shearwater, Puffinus

Does "Puffin fouquet sound right ?
I found that answer at..
Multilingual Birdsearch Engine

Other names supplied were..
Dutch            Wigstaartpijlstormvogel
German         Keilschwanz-Sturmtaucher
Norwegian      Kilehalelire
Spanish         Pardela del Pacífico
Swedish        Kilstjärtslira

And for your friend a French Bird List

Some other "foreign" Bird Name URLs are.......

Bird Names - A Translation Index

Multilingual North European Bird Dictionary

Babel Birdy - Bird Name Translation

Birds of Europe Six Languages

Danish - English - Scientific

Dutch - English - Scientific

German - Latin

Icelandic - Scientific

Swedish - Dutch - English

Birds of Sweden (in 17 languages)

Regards, Bob Forsyth, Mount Isa, NW Qld.

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