What does fulmarus glacialis mean?

fulmarus glacialis meaning in General Dictionary

heavy short-tailed oceanic bird of polar areas

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FULMAR, from the Gaelic Fulmaire, the Fulmarus glacialis of modern ornithologists, one of the largest of the petrels (Procellariidae) of the northern hemisphere, being about the size of the common gull (Larus canus) and not unlike it in general coloration, except thatits primaries are grey instead of black.

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