Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora

  • Order: Procellariiformes
  • Family: Diomedeidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
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Cherel, Y., A. Jaeger, R. Alderman, S. Jaquemet, P. Richard, R.M. Wanless, R.A. Phillips, and D.R. Thompson. 2012. A comprehensive isotopic investigation of habitat preferences in nonbreeding albatrosses from the Southern Ocean. Ecography 35: 1–10.

Thomas, B., E.O. Minot, and J.D. Holland 2010. Fledging behaviour of juvenile northern royal albatrosses (Diomedea sanfordi): a GPS tracking study. Notornis 57: 135-147.

Recommended Citation

Royal Albatross (Diomedea epomophora), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: