Yellow-nosed albatross

The albatross has the largest wingspan of any birds alive today. They are colonial sea birds that often form pairs lasting more than one season. This specimen is on the far left.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
5/1950/13/1
Category
Natural History
Collection Class
Birds
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Common Name
yellow-nosed albatross
Simple Name
bird

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DIOMEDEIDAE: Thalassarche chlororhynchos (Gmelin): yellow-nosed albatross