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Puffin, Horned bird pictures


Puffin, Horned bird picturesHORNED PUFFIN
14. Fratercula corniculata. 11 inches.

This Puffin is similar to the common Puffin of the east, excepting that the blackish band across the throat extends upwards in a point to the bill.

Nest. - The same as the above, the single egg averaging smaller (2.65 x 1.80).

Range. - Islands of the northern Pacific to the Arctic ocean.