Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Auks, Murres and Puffins :: Atlantic Puffin
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Common Puffin, Puffin
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeN. Atlantic Ocean and adjacent Arctic seas;
(1) High arctic of ne. Canada, nw. and e. Greenland e. to Jan Mayen, Spitsbergen (Svalbard) and n. Novaya Zemlya.
(2) E. Canada (se. Baffin Is., Labrador, Quebec (Digges Is.), Newfoundland, se. New Brunswick (Bay of Fundy, Seal Is., and Matinicus Rock) and ne. United States (Maine) e. in sw. and s. Greenland, Iceland, Bear Is., c. and n. Norway and nw. Russia (Kola Peninsula and s. Novaya Zemlya).
(3) Faroe Is., British Isles, Channel Is. and nw. France to s. Norway (Rost Archipelago).
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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