Rhinoceros Auklet

The Rhinoceros Auklet (Cerorhinca monocerata) is a seabird and a close relative of the puffins. It is the only living species of the genus Cerorhinca. This is a squat, thickset seabird with a heavy body, a short neck, and a heavy bill with (during breeding season) a short vertical spike near the base. This small group was spotted in Aialik Bay, Alaska.

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EF 200-400mm + 1.4x @ 560mm: f/22 @ 1/320 sec, ISO 800

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