Ancient Murrelet

Synthliboramphus antiquus - Guillemot à cou blanc

Guillemot à cou blanc
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Alcidés

  • Genus
    :

    Synthliboramphus

  • Species
    :

    antiquus

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 27 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 206 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Ancient Murrelet (Synthliboramphus antiquus) is a species of bird in the Alcidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Synthliboramphus antiquus antiquus (ne Asia, the Aleutian Is. to s Alaska)
  • Synthliboramphus antiquus microrhynchos (Commander Is.. se Russia.)

Foreign names

  • Guillemot à cou blanc,
  • Mérgulo Antiguo,
  • Torda-miúda do Pacífico,
  • Silberalk,
  • ezüstalka,
  • Zilveralk,
  • Urietta antica,
  • Kragalka,
  • Nordstarik,
  • starček strakatý,
  • alkoun černohrdlý,
  • Hvidbrynet Dværgalk,
  • mustakurkkumurri,
  • gavotí antic,
  • Fornklumba,
  • morzyk sędziwy,
  • sirmā kairīte,
  • črnogrla lumnica,
  • Старик,
  • ウミスズメ,
  • 扁嘴海雀,
  • 扁嘴海雀,

Habitat

Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

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