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
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RangeC. w. Atlantic to s. Indian Ocean and Tasman Sea;
(1) Tristan da Cunha, Nightingale, Stoltenhoff, Middle and Gough Is.
Disperses into the s. Atlantic (35°S to 43°S) 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 (34°S to 49°S and less often to as far n. as 15°S) 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).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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