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Auklet, Crested bird pictures


Auklet, Crested bird picturesCRESTED AUKLET
18. AEthia cristatella. 8 to 9 inches.

Similar in form and plumage to the Paroquet Anklet, except the whole underparts are gray.

Nest and Range. - On the islands and main land of the Alaskan coast, laying only one chalky white egg in crevices or burrows under the rocks.