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  • Dickinson, Edward C., ed. 2003. The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition. 1039
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  • Robertson, G. and R. Gales, eds. 1998. Albatross Biology and Conservation. Surrey Beatty & Sons Ltd., Chipping Norton, Australia.
  • Tanner, Z. L. 1897. Deep-Sea Exploration : a General Description of the Steamer Albatross, Her Appliances and Methods. Washington, DC : Government Printing Office. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, vol. 16, 1896; Plate I
  • Tickell, W. L. N. 2000. Albatrosses. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
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