Light-mantled Albatross

Phoebetria palpebrata - Albatros fuligineux

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Diomédéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Phoebetria

  • Species
    :

    palpebrata

Descriptor

Forster, JR, 1785

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 93 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 183 à 232 cm.
  • Weight
    : 2620 à 3700 g
Longevity

40 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Albatros fuligineux
adult
Albatros fuligineux
adult

Light-mantled Albatross (Phoebetria palpebrata) is a species of bird in the Diomedeidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Albatros fuligineux,
  • Albatros Tiznado,
  • Albatroz-de-dorso-cinzento,
  • Graumantel-Rußalbatros,
  • kormos albatrosz,
  • Roetkopalbatros,
  • Albatros mantochiaro,
  • Ljusryggad sotalbatross,
  • Gråalbatross,
  • albatros sivochrbtý,
  • albatros světlehřbetý,
  • Lys Sodalbatros,
  • etelännokialbatrossi,
  • Swartkopalbatros (-malmok),
  • albatros fuliginós,
  • albatros ciemnogłowy,
  • Светлоспинный дымчатый альбатрос,
  • ハイイロアホウドリ,
  • 灰背信天翁,
  • 灰背信天翁,

Voice song and cries

Albatros fuligineux
adult plum. breeding

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 Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Albatros fuligineux
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