Globally Vulnerable (VU) (Source: IUCN Red List)

Classification
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All Names

  • Portuguese
    • Papagaio-do-mar do Atlântico
    • Papagaio-do-mar
  • Italian
    • Pulcinella di mare
  • Catalan
    • Fraret atlàntic
  • Scientific Names
    • Fratercula arctica
  • English
    • Atlantic Puffin
  • French
    • macareux moine
  • German
    • Papageitaucher
  • Icelandic
    • Lundi
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • ATPU
  • Spanish
    • Frailecillo del Atlantico
  • Basque
    • Lanperna musua

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

nicolegallup

Date

July 12, 2016 09:22 AM EDT

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

nicolegallup

Date

July 12, 2016 09:11 AM EDT

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

nicolegallup

Date

July 12, 2016 09:09 AM EDT

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

tomdavies

Date

July 15, 2016 02:01 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

jadafitch

Date

June 10, 2016 12:29 PM EDT

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

twinkle

Date

July 30, 2016 11:30 AM UTC

Description

Skomer Island Walk

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

jtdriver

Date

July 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

jonyboy20

Date

August 1, 2016 06:04 PM EDT

Place

Maine, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

nsharp

Date

July 30, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

mhoefft

Date

July 31, 2016 05:22 PM CEST

Place

Vågø, FO (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

July 1, 2015 03:30 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Observer

jspruill

Date

July 21, 2016 12:53 PM SAST

Description

Major nesting area, Gjesvaerstappan Nature Reserve, off Barents Sea, Norway

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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; two related species, the tufted puffin and the horned puffin, are found in the northeastern 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 the east....

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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.
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