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4 albatrosses are recorded around Japan. Short-tailed, Black-footed and Laysan Albatrosses breeds in Japan, especially ‘Short-tailed’ is most endemic species. Wandering Albatross were recorded in Senkaku Islands, Okinawa Pref in 1970, but this record needs to be reconsidered.
- Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrus
- Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes
- Laysan Albatross Phoebastria immutabilis
- Wandering Albatross Diomedea sp.