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Protecting the Abbott’s booby on Christmas Island

By Phosphate Resources in Environment

Abbott’s booby is an Endangered seabird in the Sulidae family, which includes boobies and the closely related gannets. Christmas Island is home to three Booby species; the brown booby, red-footed booby and Abbott’s booby. Abbott’s booby (Papasula abbotti) is genetically distinct from other boobies which belong to the Sula genus. It is thought to have […]