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Species profile—Thalassarche melanophris (black-browed albatross)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Diomedeidae (albatrosses) → Thalassarche melanophris (black-browed albatross)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Diomedeidae (albatrosses)
Scientific name
Thalassarche melanophris Temminck, 1828
Common name
black-browed albatross
WildNet taxon ID
1256
Synonym(s)
Diomedea melanophrys
Thalassarche melanophrys
Alternate name(s)
black-browed mollymawk
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
SL
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC) status
Vulnerable
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Marine & Terrestrial

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Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0.
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1256.

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022
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