Taxon profile


Thalassarche Reichenbach, 1853

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Procellariiformes - tubenoses »  family Diomedeidae - albatrosses

Scientific synonyms

Diomedella Mathews, 1912
Nealbatrus Mathews, 1912
Thalassogeron Ridgway, 1884

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Thalassarche bulleri (Rothschild, 1893) - Buller's Albatross
species Thalassarche carteri (Rothschild, 1903) - Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross
species Thalassarche cauta (Gould, 1841) - Shy Albatross

Thalassarche cauta

species Thalassarche chlororhynchos (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) - Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
species Thalassarche chrysostoma (J. R. Forster, 1785) - Grey-headed Albatross
species Thalassarche eremita Murphy, 1930 - Chatham Albatross
species Thalassarche impavida Mathews, 1912 - Campbell Albatross
species Thalassarche melanophris (Temminck, 1828) - Black-browed Albatross

Thalassarche melanophris

species Thalassarche salvini (Rothschild, 1893) - Salvin's Albatross

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1221465]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Thalassarche Reichenbach, 1852-53]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2020
EN Australian Faunal Directory [0f1aebac-01c7-48e1-9b25-0371f6a6ab73]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Thalassarche Reichenbach, 1853]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Thalassarche Reichenbach, 1853]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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