Status: Very Rare (<5 records)
Origins: Occurs primarily in the Southern Hemisphere (including South America, the Antarctic Peninsula, southern Africa, Australia, New Zealand and points between). It is a very occasional breeder further north and a rare visitor to North America.
Record Details: One record for Newfoundland: An adult was first photographed (but not immediately identified) at Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John’s on December 23 2016. It was relocated very briefly in the following two days (December 24-25) before disappearing completely.
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