Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Auks, Murres and Puffins :: Pigeon Guillemot
Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba
Described by: Pallas (1811)
Alternate common name(s): Kurile Guillemot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeN. Pacific Ocean and Bering Sea;
(1) N. Pacific Ocean from e. Siberia on the Kamchatka Peninsula n. to the Bering Sea islands (Diomede Is., St. Lawrence Is., St. Matthew Is., Hall Is. and Bogoslof Is.) and w. Alaska from Cape Lisburne and Cape Thompson to Norton Sound, Cape Newenham and Cape Peirce.
Winters s. to the w. United States (California).
(2) Kuril Is.
Winters s. to n. Japan (Hokkaido).
(3) Commander Is. to the wc. Aleutians.
(4) C. Aleutians e. along coasts of s. Alaska, w. Canada to nw. United States (Washington).
(5) Nw. United States (Oregon and California).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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