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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Diomedeidae.


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  • Non-endemic threatened birds include the waved albatross Phoebastria irrorata (VU) and Markham's storm-petrel Oceanodroma markhami.

    Galápagos National Park & Galápagos Marine Resources Reserve, Ecuador

  • (Phoebastria immutabilis) population, a team of researchers led by the University of Hawaii reported in October 2009.

    Scientific American

  • Meanwhile on the West Coast of the USA, where bycatch of Endangered Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes in the sablefish fishery is a primary concern, fishermen are voluntarily taking measures to stop the accidental killing of seabirds by longline fishing boats.

  • Phoebastria albatrus) on Bermuda by Pleistocene sea-level rise.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • About 2,700 short-tailed albatrosses (Phoebastria albatrus

    Scientific American


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