Synthliboramphus antiquus (JF Gmelin, 1789)
Family: Charadriiformes > Alcidae
This small seabird normally lives on the Pacific coast of Canada, where it nests in trees, but one turned up unexpectedly off Lundy in 1990, much to the delight of nearly 4,000 birders who travelled to see the bird.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Ancient Murrelet, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
Sample sizes are too small to report Biometrics for this species.
Feather measurements and photos on featherbase
|Field Codes||5-letter code: | Euring: 6450|
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