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    • Frailecillo del Atlantico
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • ATPU
  • Icelandic
    • Lundi
  • Scientific Names
    • Fratercula arctica
  • English
    • Atlantic Puffin
  • French
    • macareux moine
  • German
    • Papageitaucher

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Recent observations

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What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

john11

Date

July 25, 1970

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Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

rwp84

Date

July 12, 1993

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Observer

valeriacuellar

Date

July 6, 2013 02:38 PM CDT

Description

Observed in the tour of the Bird Island in Norway

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

susanelliott

Date

August 5, 2009

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Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

jlevenson

Date

May 12, 2013 06:15 AM EDT

Place

Reykjavík (Google, OSM)

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What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

bog_marsh

Date

June 6, 2011

Description

Atlantic puffin at breeding site.

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What

Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica) Fratercula arctica

Observer

soycristina

Date

June 16, 2013 02:29 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

July 15, 2013 06:24 PM EDT

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What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

July 12, 2013 10:29 AM EDT

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

July 13, 2013 11:06 AM EDT

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What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

fm5050

Date

June 14, 2013 08:34 AM EDT

Description

Machias Seal Island, NB, Canada June 14, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

botanygirl

Date

June 14, 2013 10:52 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica), also known as the Common Puffin, is a species of seabird in the auk family. It is the only puffin native to the Atlantic Ocean with two related species, the Tufted Puffin and the Horned Puffin, being found in the north eastern Pacific. The Atlantic Puffin breeds in Iceland, Norway, Greenland, Newfoundland and many North Atlantic islands, and as far south as Maine in the west and the British Isles in...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.