Uria lomvia Linnaeus 1758 (Thick-billed murre)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Panalcidae

Alternative combination: Alca lomvia

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Uria according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also del Hoyo et al. 2014, Linnaeus 1758, Olson 2013 and Smith 2011

Sister taxa: Uria aalge, Uria affinis, Uria brodkorbi, Uria paleohesperis, Uria troile

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Quebec collection), Norway (1), United States (1: Alaska)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Alaska)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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