Albatrosses (Diomedeidae)

Black-footed Albatross (Diomedea nigripes) - HBW 1, p. 212

French: Albatros à pieds noirs German: Schwarzfußalbatros Spanish: Albatros Patinegro

Taxonomy: Diomedea nigripes Audubon, 1849, Pacific Ocean, lat. 30° 44' N, long. 146° W.
Known to have hybridized with D. immutabilis. Monotypic.

Distribution: W Hawaii; small numbers in Izu, Bonin and S Ryukyu Is, to S of Japan.

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