common murre


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Related to common murre: pigeon guillemot, Ancient Murrelet
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Noun1.common murre - the most frequent variety of murrecommon murre - the most frequent variety of murre  
murre - black-and-white diving bird of northern seas
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Populations of European roe deer, song sparrow, common murre and Eurasian magpie were among those at risk.
Populations of European roe deer, song sparrow, common murre, and Eurasian magpie were among those at risk.
A spectacular example is the 1996 return of the common murre, an auk cousin of the puffin, to Devil's Slide rock, a 900-feet-high coastal sea stack south of San Francisco.
Bottom: 360-degree image of a common murre egg Natural History Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark, circa 2013 Constructed from eight individual photos joined together in a Mercator projection.
brevirostris Tern (unidentified) * 112 73 Arctic Tern Sterna 112 7% 73 paradisea Aleutian Tern 120 78 Onychoprion aleuticus Murre (unidentified) * 965 627 Common Murre Uria aalge 966 628 Thick-billed Murre V.
Non-breeders may visit colonies later in the season and for several years prior to breeding, as reported for Ancient Murrelet (Synthliboramphus antiquus) (Gaston 1992) and Common Murre (Uria aalge), in which subadults tend to arrive earlier at the colony as they become older, and some subadults visit non-natal colonies prior to returning to their natal colony to breed (Halley and Harris 1993; Halley and others 1995).
We analyzed avian egg control (QC04-ERM1: common murre, Uria aalge, and thick-billed murre, Uria lomvia; National Institute of Standards and Technology, Charleston, SC, USA), finding concentrations within 60% of the reference values for all POP compounds (Vander Pol et al.
An amazing array of birds: pigeon guillemot, pelogic cormorant, tufted puffin, horned puffin, common murre, Kittlitz's murrelet, eagles, seagulls and more.
In the current case study, we deal with the common murre restoration program in Spain.
-- Just last year a radically different weather pattern during the breeding season of 1.2 million seabirds disrupted offshore currents and damaged the food chain, resulting in the largest ever die-off of the common murre, the refuge's most populous seabird resident.