Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Auks, Murres and Puffins :: Tufted Puffin
Tufted Puffin Fratercula cirrhata
Described by: Pallas (1769)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Lunda cirrhata
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RangeN. Pacific Ocean and Bering Sea;
E. Siberia (Chokotski Peninsula) s. to Ussuriland, Sakhalin Is., Kuril Is., n. Japan and e. to Commander Is., the Aleutians, Diomede Is., and Cape Tompson in w. Alaska s. along the coasts of w. Canada and w. United States (c. California in the Farallon Is.).
Formerly nested on Anacapa Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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