Texas Pelagics

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Blue-footed Booby

by | Jul 1, 2022

* Blue-footed Booby  Sula nebouxii

Texas Coastal / Offshore Status: There are 2 documented records for Texas, one is from the coast, 28 Dec 1986.

Range: Breeds on islands in the Gulf of California.

Never Seen on Texas Pelagic trip. Accidental in Texas.
* Texas Review Species, requiring written or photographic documentation to TBRC.
(1) TOS Handbook of Texas Birds; by Mark W. Lockwood and Brush Freeman (2005)

Seasonal Occurrence Graph

Texas Pelagics Sightings Distribution

This map shows the geographic distribution of Blue-footed Booby found in Offshore Texas (and Gulf of Mexico)
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Click on each sighting symbol and the data label will appear showing the time, date and the number of birds seen.
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