Black-footed Albatross

Phoebastria nigripes - Albatros à pieds noirs

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Diomédéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Phoebastria

  • Species
    :

    nigripes

Descriptor

Audubon, 1839

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 82 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 193 à 220 cm.
  • Weight
    : 2600 à 4300 g
Longevity

50 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black-footed Albatross (Phoebastria nigripes) is a species of bird in the Diomedeidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Albatros à pieds noirs,
  • Albatros Patinegro,
  • Albatroz-de-patas-pretas,
  • Schwarzfußalbatros,
  • feketelábú albatrosz,
  • Zwartvoetalbatros,
  • Albatros piedineri,
  • Svartfotad albatross,
  • Svartfotalbatross,
  • albatros čiernonohý,
  • albatros černonohý,
  • Sortfodet Albatros,
  • mustajalka-albatrossi,
  • albatros camanegre,
  • Húmtrosi,
  • albatros czarnonogi,
  • melnkāju albatross,
  • črnonogi albatros,
  • Черноногий альбатрос,
  • クロアシアホウドリ,
  • 黑脚信天翁,
  • 黑腳信天翁,

Habitat

Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc, Shingle and/or Pebble Shoreline and/or Beaches

Geographic range

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