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Rhinoceros auklet in flight Crossing the Johnstone Strait Cerorhinca monocerata,Johnstone Strait,Rhinoceros auklet,Vancouver Island Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Rhinoceros auklet in flight

Crossing the Johnstone Strait

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The rhinoceros auklet is a seabird and a close relative of the puffins. It is the only extant species of the genus ''Cerorhinca''. Given its close relationship with the puffins, the common name rhinoceros puffin has been proposed for the species.

Similar species: Waders, Gulls, Auks, Etc.
Species identified by NattyOne
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Uploaded Jan 17, 2021. Captured Jul 29, 2013 22:07.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/4.5
  • 1/1579s
  • ISO2000
  • 200mm