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  Sooty Albatross (Phoebetria fusca)

Sooty Albatross | Phoebetria fusca photo
Sooty Albatross at Gadget's Gully, Macquarie Island

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SOOTY ALBATROSS FACTS

distribution map showing range of Phoebetria fusca in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Procellariiformes
Family:Diomedeidae
Genus:Phoebetria
Species:fusca
Common Name:Sooty Albatross

Relatives in same Genus
  Light-mantled Sooty Albatross (P. palpebrata)