Parakeet Auklet

Aethia psittacula - Starique perroquet

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Alcidés

  • Genus
    :

    Aethia

  • Species
    :

    psittacula

Descriptor

Pallas, 1769

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 297 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Parakeet Auklet (Aethia psittacula) is a species of bird in the Alcidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Starique perroquet,
  • Mérgulo Periquito,
  • Torda-papagaio,
  • Rotschnabelalk,
  • papagájalka,
  • Papegaaialk,
  • Alchetta parrocchetto,
  • Papegojalka,
  • Papegøyealke,
  • kosierkár oblozobý,
  • alkoun papouškovitý,
  • Papegøjealk,
  • punanokkakiislanen,
  • gavotí cotorra,
  • Páklumba,
  • nurniczek krasnodzioby,
  • apaļknābja alciņš,
  • topokljuni alk,
  • Белобрюшка,
  • ウミオウム,
  • 白腹海鹦,
  • 白腹小海鸚,

Voice song and cries

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

Other sources of interest

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