Little Auk
Alle alle

– small alcid, only size of Common Starling
– diurnal migrant, possibly nocturnal as well
– migrates singly or in small to medium flocks in (sometimes messy) formation


Little Auk Alle alle ssp., NBREED
BIF1286, 03/11/2016, North Sea, offshore, Mathias Putze


Little Auk Alle alle ssp., NBREED
BIF1287, 04/11/2016, North Sea, offshore, Mathias Putze


Little Auk Alle alle spp., NBREED
BIF1288, 04/11/2016, North Sea, offshore, Mathias Putze


Little Auk Alle alle ssp., NBREED
BIF1289, 04/11/2016, North Sea, offshore, Mathias Putze


Little Auk Alle alle ssp., NBREED
BIF1290, 04/11/2016, North Sea, offshore, Mathias Putze

voice: usually nonvocal during migration

comparison species:
Atlantic Puffin
Black Guillemot
Razorbill
Thick-billed Murre
Common Murre

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