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5 edition of The Southern Albatross (Dillard Philip D) found in the catalog.

The Southern Albatross (Dillard Philip D)

by Randall L. Hall

  • 345 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Mercer Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • U.S. Local History - Southern States,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Southern Studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPhilip D. Dillard (Editor), Randal L. Hall (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8317589M
    ISBN 100865546916
    ISBN 109780865546912

    The snowy albatross (Diomedea exulans exulans) holds the record in the Guinness Book of Records for having the largest recorded wingspan of any flying bird at albatross breed around Macquarie, South Georgia, Prince Edward Islands, Crozet and the Kerguelens. They appear much larger and whiter than Gibson’s albatross and you can distinguish them by comparing their size with other. Southern Albatross is a 9yo brown mare (female) from Australia trained by Geoffrey Elliott, who is based at Rockhampton. She is sired by the stallion Southern Image out of the dam Old Bird. Southern Albatross has managed to win 3 races in her career so far.

    Tweets by AlbatrossEFB. ™ & © Eric Powell. This book thoroughly explores all aspects of albatross biology, distribution and behaviour, as well as such topics as identification and taxonomy. Traditionally, the family has comprised 13 species in two genera, but more recently it has been proposed that 24 species in four genera should be recognised; most species inhabit the southern oceans.

    The Royal Albatross Centre is nestled at the foot of Taiaroa Head, at one with its environment. Royal Spoonbills and hundreds of Southern Fur Seals. Find out more about Otago Peninsula Trust attractions Royal Albatross Centre Book a meeting or function at the Royal Albatross Centre or Glenfalloch. The impressive wandering albatross (Diomedea exulans) has the largest recorded wingspan of any bird, reaching up to a massive metres across. Juveniles have chocolate-brown feathers and a white facemask but over time the white colouration expands, leaving only black at the edges of the wings and tail tip; they take up to nine years to reach adult plumage. The hooked bill is pink and the.


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Length: cm. Weight: 6 - 9 kg. Similar species: Southern royal albatross, Wandering albatross, Antipodean albatross A large white-bodied albatross with pale pink bill with black cutting edge on the upper mandible, and flesh-coloured legs and feet; white tail feathers are occasionally tipped black and a small number of females may show black speckling on the crown.

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