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(Redirected from Common Guillemot)
Alternative name: Common Guillemot.
Length: 17.5" (44.5cm); Wingspan 26" (66cm.)
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Quite similar to the Thick-billed Murre, which is also genus Uria. The bill of Uria aalge is longer and straighter.
Northern Palearctic, coastal northern North America. Accidental vagrant inland.
A sixth subspecies, ibericus, is not recognised by all authorities
The diet includes fish and invertebrates.
They breed in colonies. The single egg is incubated for 30 days, on bare rock.
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