TRISTAN ALBATROSS

(Diomedea dabbenena)

Previously Wandering Albatross
The Tristan Albatross breeds on Tristan da Cunha 

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Roberts VI / VII 10.2 / 486
Clements 2000 10.0012
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 10-1(2)
 
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 Tristan Albatross

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Species
(Probable)

South Africa 2140   2014 Int'l Sm Letter Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0113 0116 1968 4d Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0192m Bl 2 1974 35p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0224 0226 1977 5p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0335 0331 1982 5p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0417 0412 1986 5p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0603 0598 1996 20p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha (w) 0651 0654 1999 5p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha (w) 0652 0655 1999 8p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha (w) 0653 0656 1999 12p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha (w) 0654 0657 1999 15p Tristan
Tristan da Cunha 0662   2000 20p Tristan