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Definition of the noun Albatrosses
What does Albatrosses mean as a name of something?
- Albatrosses is the vernacular name of the Diomedeidae, a family of Procellariiformes.
- Albatrosses is the vernacular name of the Diomedea, a genus of Diomedeidae.
"Albatrosses" is a book by W. L. N. Tickell.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Albatrosses
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by Dominic Couzens
Above: Waved Albatrosses is a Galapagos speciality - the species breeds on Espanola, S Right: one of two gulls endemic to the Galapagos (the other is the Lava Gull), the elegant Swallow-tailed Gull feeds almost exclusively by night. 216 .
Environmental Impact Statement
Because of its critically small population size, the longline mortality of short-tailed albatrosses is a conservation concern. USFWS reported that the expected result of longline fishing activity in 1999 and 2000 was the continuation of a lower ...
Indian Business Culture (2012)
by Rajiv Desai
utilities became financial albatrosses is a story worth telling. After independence, in the flush of socialist zeal, the government of Iawaharlal Nehru nationalized the power sector. Reserving the generation and distribution of power exclusively ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc
Albatrosses are large ocean birds with very long, narrow wings. They can fly long distances with little effort. They The wings of a black-browed albatross can measure more than 7 feet (2.1 meters) from tip to tip. glide gracefully for hours, even ...
2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy H. Spelman
E ALBATROSSES, PELICANS, AND RELATIVES ' L—_.. ' ish-both freshwater and marine-are central to the diets oi many birds. especially those that rarely stray tar irom open BULLER'S waters These include ocean birds that spend very little ...
The Antarctic Dictionary (2000)
A Complete Guide to Antarctic English by Bernadette Hince
The southern albatrosses breed mainly on the subantarctic islands. The best- known albatross is the wandering albatross. but many others occur in the Antarctic and subantarctic — the black- browed. grey-headed. Salvin's. shy. (light -mantled) ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
Many seabirds are A pair of wandering albatrosses, Diomedea exulans, extends its wings during display. This species' wingspan ...
Albatrosses are among the most exclusively pelagic birds known. They occur on nearly all parts of the ocean, except the north Atlantic , ...
sheep, swine Cattle, humans, sheep, swine Cattle, humans, sheep, swine Gray -headed albatrosses, black-browed albatrosses, gentoo penguins Cats, swine, canines, humans Dogs, cats, poultry, humans Black-headed gulls Rossi et al.
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Port Fairy. Victoria.
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- "Learning to Fly" Frans Lanting and the Young Albatrosses of Midway
National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting documents young Laysan and Black-Footed Albatrosses on Hawaii's Midway Atoll as they learn to fly.
- Albatrosses on Bird Island
This video shows typical bird behavior of the albatrosses on Bird Island, off the coast of South Georgia in the Atlantic Ocean. The video includes footage of the ...
- A pair of albatrosses lead the Shots of the Week
- Dancing Laysan Albatrosses
Midway Atoll, Northwest Hawaiian Islands, North Pacific Ocean. May 8, 2010. Two Non-breeding Laysan albatrosses perform an intricate courtship dance with ...
- Quantic - Angels and Albatrosses - Tru Thoughts Jukebox
Established in 1999, Tru Thoughts have released music by Quantic, Alice Russell, Bonobo, Riz MC, Omar, Belleruche, Zed Bias, Hidden Orchestra, Nostalgia 77 ...
- Quartus Saul - Angels & Albatrosses
Release Date: 2011-09-12 Get the full song here...
- Nature Moment - Flying Albatrosses
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Scrabble value of A1L1B3A1T1R1O1S1S1E1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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