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Albatros de ceja negra (Thalassarche melanophris)

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Alternate name
Thalassarche melanophrys - Diomedea melanophris Scientific name
Procellariiformes Order
Diomedeidae Family
81-95cm Length
Pelagic, Nesting on sub Antarctic grassland, sea cliffs. Altitude up to 300 m. Breeds:- Chile, Falkland Islands, French Southern Territories, Heard Island and McDonald Islands (to Australia) New Zealand, South Georgia Island & the South Sandwich Islands. When not breeding, circumpolar in Southern Hemisphere, roughly ,below the tropics and above the Antarctic. Habitat-Altitude-Range
I egg incubated by both parents, 68 to 71 days. fledging in 120 to 130 days. They breed annually Clutch
Fish, squid, crustaceans, carrion, and fishery discards. Food  
Monogamous. They will steal food from other species Habits
3936 - TSN: 554453 World Number
Endangered Status

Black-browed Albatross Frank Lambert West Point, Falkland Islands United Kingdom XC69621 calls

  Afrikaans: Swartrugalbatros, Swartrugmalmok
Catalan: Albatros cellanegre
Czech: Albatros cernobrvý, albatros černobrvý
Welsh: Albatros aelddu
Danish: Sortbrynet Albatros
German: Mollymauk, Schwarzbrauenalbatros
English: Black-browed Albat, Blackbrowed Albatross, Black-browed Albatross, Black-browed Molly, Black-Browed Mollymawk, New Zealand Black-
Spanish: Albatros ceja negra, Albatros de ceja negra, Albatros Ojeroso
Spanish (Argentine): Albatros ceja negra
Spanish (Colombia): Albatros ceja negra
Spanish (Uruguay): Albatros Ceja Negra
Estonian: mustkulm-albatross
Basque: Albatros cellanegre
Finnish: Mustakulma-albatro, Mustakulma-albatrossi
Faroese: Súlukongur
French: Albatros ŕ sourcils noirs, Albatrosŕ sourcils noirs
Irish: Albatras Dú-Mhalach
Galician: Albatros cellanegre, Albatros olleirudo
Hebrew: אלבטרוס שחור־גבות
Icelandic: Svaltrosi
Italian: Albatro dai sopraccigli neri, Albatro dal sopracciglio nero, Albatros dal sopraccoglio nero, Albatros sopraccigli neri
Japanese: mayuguroahoudori
Japanese: マユグロアホウドリ
Latin: Diomedea melanophris, Diomedea melanophrys, Thalassarche melanophris, Thalassarche melanophrys
Lithuanian: Éiauraakis albatrosas
Maori: Toroa
Dutch: Wenkbrauw albatros, Wenkbrauwalbatros
Norwegian: Svartbrynalbatross
Polish: albatros czarnobrewy
Portuguese: albatroz, Albatroz-de-sobran, Albatroz-de-sobrancelha, antenal, gaivotăo, pardelăo
Portuguese (Brazil): albatroz, Albatroz-de-sobrancelha, antenal, gaivotăo, pardelăo
Russian: Чернобровый альбатрос
Slovak: albatros ciernobrvý , Albatros čiernobrvý
Slovenian: falklandski albatros
Swedish: Svartbrynad albatross
Turkish: kara kaşlı albatros, Kara-kaşlı Albatros
Chinese: 黑眉信天翁
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