Black-browed Albatross

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Black-browed Albatross
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Austrodyptornithes
Order: Procellariiformes
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Species: T. melophrys
Binomial name
Thalassarche melophrys
Synonyms

Diomedea melanophris

Black-browed Albatross, Thalassarche melanophris (mel-an-OH-fris[3]) is a genus of albatross in the Diomedeidae family.

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Eats squids, fishes, shrimps, molluscs, smaller seabirds, ships' garbage.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2008). Thalassarche melanophrys. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 22 Feb 2009.
  2. ^ Brands, Sheila (Aug 14 2008). "Systema Naturae 2000 / Classification - Diomedea subg. Thalassogeron -". Project: The Taxonomicon. Retrieved 18 Feb 2009. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |date= (help)
  3. ^ a b Terres, John K. (1980). The Audubon Society Encyclopedia of North American Birds. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. ISBN 0394466519.

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