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    Pigeon Guillemot

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    Pigeon Guillemot

    Cepphus columba
    • ORDER: Charadriiformes
    • FAMILY: Alcidae
    Basic Description

    A seabird of the northern Pacific, the Pigeon Guillemot is found along rocky coasts from Alaska to California. It spends more time close to shore than other members of the puffin family.

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    Other Names
    • Arao Pichón (Spanish)
    • Guillemot colombin (French)
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