Albatrosses (Diomedeidae)

Waved Albatross (Diomedea irrorata) - HBW 1, p. 212

French: Albatros des Galapagos German: Galapagosalbatros Spanish: Albatros de las Galápagos
Other common names: Galapagos Albatross

Taxonomy: Diomedea irrorata Salvin, 1883, Callao Bay, Peru.
Possibly one of earliest forms to differentiate. Scientific name D. leptorhyncha officially suppressed. Monotypic.

Distribution: Española (Hood) I, Galapagos, and La Plata I, off Ecuador.