Aves | Ciconiiformes
Lepage, D. 2007. (Ref. 7816)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 27.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8812); max. published weight: 990.00 g (Ref. 356)
Climate / Range
Indo-West Pacific and Atlantic Ocean. Oceania.
Culmen: 2.171 cm; tarsus: 2.82 cm; wing: 20.38 cm.
Total Length: 26 to 27 cm; Wingspan: 65 to 70 cm (Ref. 8812). Breeds on oceanic islands. Does not typically trail ships (Ref. 91362). Highly pelagic; associated with predatory fish. Feeds by surface-seizing (Ref. 356).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (17 of 100)