Abstract A Madeiran Storm-petrel Oceanodroma castro was seen and photographed from a boat approximately 12–14 km southeast of Scilly on 28th July 2007. The bird made two close passes to the boat, some 50 minutes apart, making it possible to note the key identification features and to reconfirm these during the second sighting. A record photograph was obtained. A previously accepted record

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