Parakeet Auklet

Parakeet Auklet

Summary:

Literature Parakeet Auklet
[order] Charadriiformes |

Parakeet Auklet determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Alcidae | [latin] Cyclorrhynchus psittacula | [UK] Parakeet Auklet | [FR] Starique perroquet | [DE] Rotschnabelalk | [ES] Mérgulo Lorito | [IT] Alca minore pappagallo | [NL] Papegaaialk


Literature

Title
HABITAT SPECIFIC BEHAVIOR OF THE PARAKEET
AUKLET IN THE BARREN ISLANDS, ALASKA

Author(s): DAVID A. MANUWAL and NAOMI J. MANUWAL
Abstract: We are not aware of any published accounts of the behavior of the Parakeet Auklet. Previous studies of this species have centered on its ecology in the Bering Sea (Bedard 1969a, 1969b, Sealy 1968, Sealy and Bedard 1973). Our intent is to discuss and ..[more]..
Source: Western Birds 10: 189-200, 1979
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Title
Comparative foraging ecology of planktivorous auklets in relation to ocean physics and prey availability
Author(s): George L. Hunt Jr et al
Abstract: tested the hypothesis that the spatial distributions of foraging least, crested and parakeet auklets (Aethia pusilla, A. cristatella and A. psittacula, respectively) in the shallow passes of the Aleutian Islands would be determined by physical mechan..[more]..
Source: Mar Ecol Prog Ser 167: 241-259, 1998
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All of Alcidae

  1. Ancient Murrelet
  2. Synthiboramphus antiquus
  1. Atlantic Puffin
  2. Fratercula arctica
  1. Black Guillemot
  2. Cepphus grylle
  1. Great Auk
  2. Pinguinus impennis
  1. Guillemot
  2. Uria aalge
  1. little auk
  2. Alle alle
  1. Parakeet Auklet
  2. Cyclorrhynchus psittacula
  1. Razorbill
  2. Alca Torda
  1. Thick-billed Murre
  2. Uria lomvia
  1. Tufted Puffin
  2. Fratercula cirrhata
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