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Southern Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora



References

ACAP. 2009. ACAP Species Assessment: Southern Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora. Available at: #http://www.acap.aq/acap-species/download-document/1204-southern-royal-albatross#.

Baker, G.B., Jensz, K. 2013. Southern royal albatross at Enderby Island - analysis of aerial photographs. Final Report by Latitude 42 Environmental Consultants for the Department of Conservation, Wellington. Latitude 42 Environmental Consultants, Kettering, Australia. Available for download at http://www.doc.govt.nz/Documents/conservation/marine-and-coastal/marine-conservation-services/csp-twg-31-7-2013-baker-presentation-southern-royal.pdf.

Baker, G.B., Jensz, K., Hamer, D. 2014. Southern royal albatross at Enderby Island - analysis of aerial photographs 2014. Draft Report for the Department of Conservation, Wellington. Latitude 42 Environmental Consultants, Kettering, Australia. Available for download at http://www.doc.govt.nz/Documents/conservation/marine-and-coastal/marine-conservation-services/meetings/southern-royal-albatross-aerial-survey-enderby-2014.pdf.

Childerhouse, S.; Robertson, C.; Hockly, W.; Gibbs, N. 2003. Royal Albatross (Diomedea epomophora) on Enderby Island, Auckland Islands.

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.

Heather, B. D. and Robertson, H. A. 1997. The field guide to the birds of New Zealand. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Imber, M. J. 1999. Diet and feeding ecology of the Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora - king of the shelf break and inner slope. Emu 99: 200-211.

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

Moore, P. J.; Scott, J. J.; Joyce, L. J.; Peart, M. 1997. Southern Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora epomophora census on Campbell Island, 4 January-6 February 1996, and a review of population figures.

Moore, P.J.; Bettany, S.M. 2005. Band recoveries of Southern Royal Albatrosses (Diomedea epomophora) from Campbell Island, 1943-2003. Notornis 52: 195-205.

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

Waugh, S.; Troup, C.; Filippi, D.; Weimerskirch, H. 2002. Foraging zones of Southern Royal Albatrosses. Condor 104: 662-667.

Further resources

Additional information is available on the distribution of the Southern Royal 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 (2017) Species factsheet: Diomedea epomophora. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2017.