Order
Charadriiformes
Family
Alcidae
Genus
Uria
 
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Common Murre Uria aalge

David G. Ainley, David N. Nettleship, Harry R. Carter, and Anne E. Storey
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 2002

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Common Murre in North America. - Range Map
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  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Common Murre in North America.

Distribution of the Common Murre in North America. During winter, Common Murres rarely occur south of the distribution shown. This species also breeds in Europe and Asia. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Ainley, D. G., D. N. Nettleship, H. R. Carter, and A. E. Storey (2002). Common Murre (Uria aalge), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.666