Salvin's Albatross Thalassarche salvini


ACAP. 2009. ACAP Species Assessment: Salvin's Albatross Thalassarche salvini. Available at: #

Arata, J. 2003. New record of Salvin's albatross (Thalassarche salvini) at the Diego Ramirez Islands, Chile. Notornis 50: 169-171.

Baird, S. J.; Smith. M. H. 2007. Incidental capture of seabirds species in commercial fisheries in New Zealand waters, 2003-2004 and 2004-2005.

Baker, G.B., Jensz, K., Sagar, P. 2014. 2013 Aerial survey of Salvin’s albatross at the Bounty Islands. Final report for the Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand.

BirdLife International. 2004. Tracking ocean wanderers: the global distribution of albatrosses and petrels. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Brooke, M. de L. 2004. Albatrosses and Petrels Across the World. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Clark, G.; Booth, A. M.; Amey, J. 1998. The Totorore expedition to the Bounty Islands, New Zealand.

Croxall, J. P. and Gales, R. 1998. Assessment of the conservation status of albatrosses. In: Robertson, G. and Gales, R. (eds), Albatross biology and conservation, pp. 46-65. Surrey Beatty & Sons, Chipping Norton, Australia.

Jouventin, P. 1990. Shy Albatrosses Diomedea cauta salvini breeding on Penguin Island, Crozet Archipelago, Indian Ocean. Ibis 132: 126-127.

Marchant, S.; Higgins, P. J. 1990. Handbook of Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic birds, 1: ratites to ducks. Oxford University Press, Melbourne.

Robertson, C. J. R.; van Tets, G. F. 1982. The status of birds at the Bounty Islands. Notornis 29: 311-336.

Robertson, C.J. R.; Klavitter, J.; McCarthy, R. 2005. Salvin's Albatross (Thalassarche salvini) on Midway Atoll. Notornis 52: 236-237.

Sagar, P.M., Amey, J., Scofield, R.P., Robertson, C.J.R. 2015. Population trends, timing of breeding and survival of Salvin’s albatrosses (Thalassarche salvini) at Proclamation Island, Bounty Islands, New Zealand. Notornis 62: 21-29.

Sagar, P.M., Charteris, M.R., Carroll, J.W.A. and Scofield, R.P. 2011. Population size, breeding frequency and survival of Salvin's albatrosses (Thalassarche salvini) at the Western Chain, The Snares, New Zealand. Notornis 58: 57-63.

Seco Pon, J. P.; Weinecke, B.; Robertson, G. 2007. First record of Salvin's Albatross (Thalassarche salvini on the Patagonian Shelf. Notornis 54(1): 49-51.

Taylor, G. A. 2000. Action plan for seabird conservation in New Zealand. Department of Conservation, Wellington.

Further resources

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

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Thalassarche salvini. Downloaded from on 05/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 05/03/2024.