Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche carteri


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Pinaud, D.; Weimerskirch, H. 2007. At-sea distribution and scale-dependent foraging behaviour of petrels and albatrosses: a comparative study. Journal of Animal Ecology 76: 9-19.

Rolland, V.; Barbraud, C.; Weimenskirch, H. 2009. Assessing the impact of fisheries, climate and disease on the dynamics of the Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross. Biological Conservation 142: 1084-1095.

Ryan, P. G., Jones, M. G. W., Dyer, B. M,; Upfold, L., Crawford, R.J.M. 2009. Recent population estimates and trends in numbers of albatrosses and giant petrels breeding at the sub-Antarctic Prince Edward Islands. African Journal of Marine Science 31: 409–417.

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Weimerskirch, H. 2016. ACAP Priority Population Assessment – Indian yellow nosed albatross at Amsterdam Island (Indian Ocean). ACAP, La Serena, Chile.

Weimerskirch, H.; Jouventin, P. 1998. Changes in population sizes and demographic parameters of six albatross species breeding on the French sub-antarctic islands. In: Robertson, G.; Gales, R. (ed.), Albatross biology and conservation, pp. 84-91. Surrey Beatty and Sons, Chipping Norton, Australia.

Further resources

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

Australian Govt - Action Plan for Australian Birds 2000 - Recovery Outline

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Thalassarche carteri. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/indian-yellow-nosed-albatross-thalassarche-carteri on 26/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 26/09/2023.