Aves | Ciconiiformes
Environment / Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Ocean and the Antarctic. Tropical to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 94.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8812); max. published weight: 4.5 kg (Ref. 356)
Wing: 51.4 cm.
Total Length: 81 to 94 cm; Wingspan: 180 to 200 cm (Ref. 8812). Scavenging; surface seizing, plunging and diving (Ref. 356).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Southern Ocean Mollusc Database (SOMBASE). 2011. (Ref. 87340)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
High vulnerability (58 of 100)