Definition of Atlantic puffin

1. Noun. Common puffin of the northern Atlantic.

Exact synonyms: Fratercula Arctica
Generic synonyms: Puffin
Group relationships: Fratercula, Genus Fratercula



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Atlantic Puffin

Atlantic Standard Time
Atlantic Time
Atlantic bonito
Atlantic bottlenose dolphin
Atlantic cod
Atlantic croaker
Atlantic halibut
Atlantic herring
Atlantic herrings
Atlantic manta
Atlantic moonfish
Atlantic pollock
Atlantic pollocks
Atlantic pomfret
Atlantic provinces
Atlantic puffin (current term)
Atlantic ridley
Atlantic sailfish
Atlantic salmon
Atlantic salmons
Atlantic sea bream
Atlantic spiny dogfish
Atlantic tomcod
Atlantic tripletail
Atlantic walrus
Atlantic white cedar
Atlanticism
Atlanticist
Atlantick
Atlantides

Literary usage of Atlantic puffin

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Ecology and Conservation of the Marbled Murrelet by C. John Ralph (1997)
"... and among boulders and rocks of islands lacking soft substrate for burrowing (Atlantic puffin) (Byrd and others 1993; Hatch and Hatch 1983). ..."

2. Atlantic Canada by Benoit Prieur (2002)
"... 732 of Bird Island, where you can see the Atlantic puffin. These small marine birds come here to nest between May and August. ..."

3. Georgia and the Carolinas by Norman Renouf, Kathy Renouf (1999)
"The Atlantic puffin makes its home from along the northern tip of Maine up into the Canadian Atlantic Provinces, where it is the official bird of the ..."

4. Canada: Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Provinces by Eva Ambros (1998)
"Main species of bird migrate to the islands, including spring-to- late-summer colonies of the beautifully coloured Atlantic puffin. There are of course boat ..."

5. Canada 2002 by Wayne C. Thompson (2003)
"Outdoor Activities Bird-Watching The Avalon Peninsula At the Witless Bay Ecological Reserve if, the main avian attraction is the Atlantic puffin, ..."

6. Quebec by Francois Remillard (2003)
"... such as the rare piping plover (which only nests on the islands), the northern pintail, the betted kingfisher, the Atlantic puffin and the homed lark. ..."

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