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

Classification
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All Names

  • 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
  • Portuguese
    • Papagaio-do-mar
  • Basque
    • Lanperna musua

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Recent observations

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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joannerapley

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July 17, 2013

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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jacy

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June 9, 2011

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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ronald63

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July 22, 2014

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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fjsolis

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June 15, 2001

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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jlevenson

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May 12, 2013 06:20 AM EDT

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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dmh

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May 29, 2015

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Mixed with razorbills

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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fyn_kynd

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June 5, 2015

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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dpom

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May 25, 1995

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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finatic

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August 6, 2015 10:23 AM PDT

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Washington County, Maine, US

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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finatic

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August 6, 2015 09:29 AM PDT

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Washington County, Maine, US

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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ppiero

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July 16, 2015

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Migliaia, nidificanti.

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Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

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fyn_kynd

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June 16, 2015

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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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