WANDERING ALBATROSS

(Diomedea exulans)

Wandering Albatross breeds on Gough & Inaccessible Islands

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Roberts VI / VII 10.1 / 485
Clements 2000 10.0011
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 10-1(1)
 
A very large bird (120 cm to 130 cm) found in the southern oceans. A non breeding visitor to SA during the winter. It lives off squid, fish and offal.

 

List of Stamps showing Wandering Albatross

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Species
(Possible)

Falklands Dependencies 0127    1985 27p Wandering
South Africa 1162   1999 Std Wandering