What is auklet?

  • (noun): Any of several small auks of the northern Pacific coasts.

Some articles on auklet, auklets:

List Of Birds Of The United States - Auks, Murres, and Puffins
... Synthliboramphus craveri Ancient Murrelet, Synthliboramphus antiquus Cassin's Auklet, Ptychoramphus aleuticus Parakeet Auklet, Aethia psittacula Least Auklet, Aethia pusilla Whiskered Auklet ...
Aethia - Taxonomy and Evolution
... Along with Cassin's Auklet (Ptychoramphus aleuticus) they comprise the monophyletic tribe Aethinii ... Molecular work has not yet resolved the relationship between the Aethia auklets, but the group is a sister group to Cassin's Auklet, which is, in turn, a sister group to ... Initially, the auklets were placed in Alca, but later reorganized into genera including Simorhynchus, Phaleris and Cyclorhynchus ...
List Of Birds Of Oregon - Order Charadriiformes - Family Alcidae
... Murrelet Synthliboramphus scrippsi Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata Horned Puffin ...
Aethia - Distribution - Population Estimates
... Censusing breeding auklets can be difficult because they nest in hidden crevices ... At present, population estimates are Least Auklet - 20,000,000+ Whiskered Auklet - 100,000 - 250,000 Crested Auklet - 5,000,000 - 10,000,000 ...
Farallon Islands - Fauna and Flora - Seabirds
... Cormorant, Pigeon Guillemot, Common Murre, Cassin's Auklet, Tufted Puffin, Black Oystercatcher, Rhinoceros Auklet, Ashy Storm-petrel, and Leach's Storm-petrel ... since protection, the locally extinct Rhinoceros Auklet has begun to breed on the islands again ...