Ancient Murrelet (Synthliboramphus
Two subspecies recognized:
S. a. antiquus
S. a. microrhynchos
Also known as Black-throated Murrelet or Gray-headed
Study of an Ancient Murrlet (Synthliboramphus
antiquus) feeding in a quite inlet in Atka Bay, Andreanof Islands in the
Aleutian Chain. Photograph copyright of Angus Wilson©.
Found in the Northern Pacific with a handful of
vagrants to the Atlantic (Massachusetts and Britain).
Copyright © 2002 All rights reserved. Angus
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