Little Auk
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Characteristics
Colouring Black back and cap, white lower and neck
Voice Shrill and twittering
Feeds on Fisk, plankton and crustaceans
Flight Fast and low
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Little Auk
Little Auk
Also Known As ..
Dovekie
Page Last Updated 15/04/2017 08:57:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Alcidae
Species Alle Alle
Category Terns
StdName Little Auk
Vital Statistics
Length 17 to 19 cms
Weight 140 to 170 gms
Wingspan 40 to 48 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Little Auk (Species=Alle Alle / Standard Name=Little Auk)