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Parakeet Auklet (Aethia psittacula)

Parakeet Auklet (Aethia psittacula)

Parakeet Auklet (Cyclorrhynchus psittacula)

Class: Aves
Family: Laridae
Common Name: Parakeet Auklet
Genus: Aethia
Species Name: psittacula

About The Parakeet Auklet

The Parakeet Auklet is found in the North Pacific Ocean, from Hokkaido, Japan and far off the coast of California (USA) in the south, up to and including the southern part of the Chukchi Sea. It breeds on islands throughout this area, as well as on the coast of Alaska (USA) and the eastern coast of Siberia, Russia1.

Rights Holder: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
Bibliographic Citation: BirdLife International 2012. Aethia psittacula. In: IUCN 2014 . IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1 . <www.iucnredlist.org>

Trips Where Observed

Alaska 2010

Member Lifelists

North America
San Francisco
United States

Sites Where Observed


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