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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
Back on Track (BoT) status
Medium
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Marine & Terrestrial

Other resources

Species Profile and Threats Database (SPRAT)
Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

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
7 September 2021
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