Living Bird Magazine
Breeding adult with Tufted Puffin
Stocky seabird with a white belly and face.© Brian SullivanAlaska, August 24, 2004
Adult DescriptionStocky, large-headed black-and-white waterbird. Black upperparts. Black throat. White underparts. Very deep, rounded bill. Bill yellow at base and red near tip during breeding season.
Immature DescriptionResembles nonbreeding adult, without "horn" above eye.
- Both Sexes
- Weight: 17.0-22.9 oz (483-648 g)
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