family Alcidae

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Synonyms for family Alcidae

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Adaptive differences in breeding biology in the marine bird family Alcidae [dissertation], Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Rhinoceros Auklets (Cerorhinca monocerata) are a crevice/burrow-nesting seabird (family Alcidae) that breeds throughout the North Pacific Rim.
The true northern penguin, the great auk (family Alcidae), was also flightless, a member of the Charadriiformes related to gulls, auks, and lapwings.
Horned Puffin Fratercula corniculata: This species was the last of the family Alcidae to arrive at its nesting sites on the south coast.