Sooty albatross

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(Zool.) an albatross (Phœbetria fuliginosa) found chiefly in the Pacific Ocean; - called also nellie.

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We also placed satellite tags on some black-browed albatross and light-mantled sooty albatross.
1998), light-mantled sooty albatross (Phoebetria palpebrata, Weimerskirch and Robertson, 1994), Southern Buller's albatross (Thalassarche bulleri, Sagar and Weimerskirch, 1996), waved albatross (Phoebetria irrorata, Anderson et al.