Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Albatrosses :: Yellow-nosed Albatross

Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche chlororhynchos

Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-nosed Mollymawk
Old scientific name(s): Diomedea chlororhynchos

Photographs

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia - 2002 © Hans&Judy Beste  Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia - 2002 © Hans&Judy Beste  Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia - 2002 © Hans&Judy Beste  Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia - 2002 © Hans&Judy Beste  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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Range

C. w. Atlantic to s. Indian Ocean and Tasman Sea;
(1) Tristan da Cunha, Nightingale, Stoltenhoff, Middle and Gough Is.
Disperses into the s. Atlantic (35S to 43S) off n. Argentina, Uruguay, s. Brazil (Bahia and Sao Paulo), c. Angola, Namibia and the w. coast of South Africa.
(2) Breeds on St. Paul, Amsterdam, Kerguelen, Crozet and Prince Edward Is.
Disperses into the Indian Ocean (34S to 49S and less often to as far n. as 15S) off the e. coast of South Africa, Mozambique, Australia (c. Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria, New South Wales off Wollongong, Green Cape and Jervis Bay, s. Queensland), Tasmania, ne. coast of North Island, New Zealand (Three Kings Is. and the outer Hauraki Gulf).

Videos

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Sounds

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References

Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.

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