Tag: Albatrosses

Wandering Albatross (Diomedea exulans)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Diomedea exulans | [authority] Linnaeus, 1758 | [UK] Wandering Albatross | [FR] Albatros hurleur | [DE] Wanderalbatros | [ES] Albatros Viajero | [NL] Grote Albatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Diomedea exulans SO widespread, except New Zealand Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. […]

Waved Albatross (Phoebastria irrorata)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Phoebastria irrorata | [authority] Salvin, 1883 | [UK] Waved Albatross | [FR] Albatros des Galapagos | [DE] Galapagosalbatros | [ES] Albatros de las Galapagos | [NL] Galapagosalbatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Phoebastria irrorata PO Galpagos Is, coastal Ecuador Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms […]

Tristan Albatross (Diomedea dabbenena)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Diomedea dabbenena | [authority] Mathews, 1929 | [UK] Tristan Albatross | [FR] Nesospize de Wilkins | [DE] Tristan Albatros | [ES] Albatros de Trsitan | [NL] Tristanalbatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Diomedea dabbenena AO Tristan da Cuhna group Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms […]

Southern Royal Albatross (Diomedea epomophora)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Diomedea epomophora | [authority] Lesson, 1825 | [UK] Southern Royal Albatross | [FR] Albatros royal | [DE] Konigsalbatros | [ES] Albatros real | [NL] Koningsalbatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Diomedea epomophora PO Campbell and Auckland islands, NZ Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of […]

Sooty Albatross (Phoebetria fusca)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Phoebetria fusca | [authority] Hilsenberg, 1822 | [UK] Sooty Albatross | [FR] Albatros brun | [DE] Russalbatros | [ES] Albatros Ahumado | [NL] Zwarte Albatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Phoebetria fusca IO, AO s Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. Royal Abatrosses, […]

Salvins Albatross (Thalassarche salvini)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Thalassarche salvini | [authority] Rothschild, 1893 | [UK] Salvins Albatross | [FR] Albatros de Salvin | [DE] Weisskappenalbatros | [ES] Albatros Frentiblanco | [NL] Salvinalbatros Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Thalassarche salvini IO, PO Bounty Is, w Snares Is Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms […]

Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Phoebastria albatrus | [authority] Pallas, 1769 | [UK] Short-tailed Albatross | [FR] Albatros a quere courte | [DE] Kurzschwanz-Albatros | [ES] Albatros colicorto | [NL] Stellers Albatros Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. Royal Abatrosses, for instance, may reach a wing […]

Shy Albatross (Thalassarche cauta)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Thalassarche cauta | [authority] Gould, 1841 | [UK] Shy Albatross | [FR] Albatros a cape blanche | [DE] Weisskappen-Albatros | [ES] Albatros Frentiblanco | [NL] Witkapalbatros Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. Royal Abatrosses, for instance, may reach a wing span […]

Northern Royal Albatross (Diomedea sanfordi)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Diomedea sanfordi | [authority] Murphy, 1917 | [UK] Northern Royal Albatross | [FR] Urotangara de Stolzmann | [DE] Konigsalbatros | [ES] Albatros Real | [NL] Noordelijke Koningsalbatros Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. Royal Abatrosses, for instance, may reach a wing […]

Light-mantled Albatross (Phoebetria palpebrata)

[order] PROCELLARIIFORMES | [family] Diomedeidae | [latin] Phoebetria palpebrata | [authority] Forster, 1785 | [UK] Light-mantled Albatross | [FR] Albatros fuligineux | [DE] Graumantel-Russalbatros | [ES] Albatros Tiznado | [NL] Roetkopalbatros Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Albatrosses are the ‘largest’ birds in terms of wingspan. Royal Abatrosses, for instance, may reach a wing span of almost […]