Guide of Birds

Albatros de cabeza gris

  • Familia: Diomedeidae
    Genero: Thalassarche
    Nombre Cientifico: chrysostoma

    NAME (S) LOCAL (S):
    Gray-headed albatross, bird ram

    DISTRIBUTION IN CHILE:
    bird sea. from the Tropic of Capricorn to latitude 60 ° S. It nests on the islands Diego Ramirez.

    HABITAT:
    pelagic

    DESCRIPTION:
    Length: 82 cms.
    Gray head and neck, smooth forehead, sides of the face, throat, neck and back. Apizarrada dark stain on the white crescent eye and under the eye. Dark gray back. Supracaudals, subcaudal, white chest and abdomen. Dark gray wings above; under dark gray step ahead by half and the rest white with dark gray rear edge. Cola dark gray. Blue with pink paws membrane. Black beak with yellow apex.

    Paises en donde vive la/el Albatros de cabeza gris

    ARGENTINA - AUSTRALIA - BRASIL - CHILE - ECUADOR - PERU - SUDAFRICA - URUGUAY -