Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Gulls :: Red-legged Kittiwake
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris
Described by: Bruch (1853)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeBering Sea islands and n. Pacific Ocean;
The Aleutians (Buldir Is., Bogoslof Is. and Fire Is.) and is. off w. Alaska on the Pribilif Is. (St. Paul Is. and St. George Is.). Probably on the Commander Is.
Winters in n. Pacific Ocean.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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