Chatham Albatross, Chatham Island Mollymawk, Thalassarche eremita, 90 cm. / 35.4 in. RARE. Breeds only on Pyramid Rock, Chathams and ranges daily to the south and east, but sometimes in the Tasman Sea and NZ coastal waters. Life bird for our guide and ship's captain as well - both of them NZ residents!
Pelagic, Muttonbird Islands, Stewart Island, Southland Region, New Zealand.