Fratercula arctica

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Noun1.Fratercula arctica - common puffin of the northern AtlanticFratercula arctica - common puffin of the northern Atlantic
puffin - any of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills
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Mrs Trevelyan told fellow MPs: "When they take off for flight, we see just why the Atlantic puffin - fratercula arctica, or the friar of the Arctic, so named because of its monkish black hood - is to be respected.
and substantially lower breeding success in Atlantic puffins Fratercula arctica (Birkhead and Nettleship 1995).
Mae'r pal (Fratercula arctica; Puffin) i'w weld yma, ac mae Ynys Lawd yn un o'r mannau mwyaf hygyrch i weld adar mor sy'n nythu yn Ynysoedd Prydain.
With the recent warmer climate in northern Baffin Bay, summer populations of species such as the Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica), which historically were locally rare, have been increasing, which could indicate that the species is recolonizing the area as summer temperatures increase (Burnham and Burnham, 2010).
Gosodwyd un o'r camerau ar y clogwyn ble mae'r palod (Fratercula arctica) yn nythu ac un arall ar y clogwyni ble mae'r llursod a'r gwylogod yn ymgynnull.
A total of 2465 seabirds, including common murres (Uria aalge), razorbills (Alca torda), and puffins (Fratercula arctica) that beached in the northwestern part of Spain after the "Prestige" oil spill on 19 November 2002 were examined.
Ecology of endoparasites of the Atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica grabae) (Alcidae: Charadriiformes).
Organochlorine residues in two Norwegian puffin (Fratercula arctica) colonies.