SPECIES

Common Murre Uria aalge Scientific name definitions

David G. Ainley, David N. Nettleship, and Anne E. Storey
Version: 2.0 — Published August 6, 2021

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Breeding
© Timothy Barksdale, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, 03 Jun 1997
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Video: a colony on a cliff, over the sea.
© Josep del Hoyo, Finnmark, Norway, 02 Jun 2014
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Video: slow motion view of a bird flying.
© Josep del Hoyo, England, United Kingdom, 22 May 2015
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Video: birds diving into water and swimming.
© Josep del Hoyo, Magadanskaya oblast', Russia, 26 Jun 2009
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Video: two birds, one of them of the bridled morph, preening their plumage in a colony among other birds.
© Josep del Hoyo, Finnmark, Norway, 02 Jun 2014
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Video: courtship display.
© Timothy Barksdale, Alaska, United States, Jul 1998
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Video: courtship display.
© Timothy Barksdale, Alaska, United States, Jul 1998
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Video: courtship display.
© Galatee Films, , Iceland, 01 Jul 2000
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Video: birds in nesting colony.
© Galatee Films, , Iceland, 22 Jul 1998
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Video: adults with young at nest site.
© Thore Noernberg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, 14 Jun 2017

Recommended Citation

Ainley, D. G., D. N. Nettleship, and A. E. Storey (2021). Common Murre (Uria aalge), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman, P. G. Rodewald, and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.commur.02