Common Guillemot


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Characteristics
Colouring Black upper, white lower
Voice Loud whirring
Feeds on Fish
Flight Low, fast and direct
Nesting Cliff
Social Family Groups
Common Guillemot
Common Guillemot
Also Known As ..
Common Murre
Guillemot
Page Last Updated 11/18/2019 12:45:01 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Alcidae
Species Uria aalge
Category Terns
StdName Common Guillemot
Vital Statistics
Length 15.0 to 21.3 ins
Weight 30.1 to 40.0 ozs
Wingspan 25.2 to 28.7 ins
Lifespan 10 to 20 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
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 - Common Guillemot (Species=Uria aalge / Standard Name=Common Guillemot)