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Off Cape of Good Hope, Western Cape
South Africa


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 480 mm
Exposure 1/1000 s, f/7.1, ISO 100
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Order  Procellariiformes   Family  Diomedeidae

Deutsch  Gelbnasenalbatros Dutch  Atlantische Geelneusalbatros
Italian  Albatros beccogiallo Spanish  Albatros Clororrinco


Adult has grey wash on head and nape. Furthermore, it has black bill with yellow stripe along upper mandible, with reddish tip.


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Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
Thalassarche chlororhynchos
Albatros nez jaune

Jean-Michel PAULUS