Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes


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Further resources

Additional information is available on the distribution of the Black-footed Albatross from the Global Procellariiform Tracking Database (http://www.seabirdtracking.org)

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

Search for photos and videos, and hear sounds of this species from the Macaulay Library

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Species factsheet: Phoebastria nigripes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2022) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022.