1200. Synthliborhamphus wumzusume

1200. Japanese AUK.
SYNTHLIBORHAMPHUS WUMZUSUME.
Synthliborhamphus wumizusume (Temm), Pl. Col. v. pl. 121 (1835) ; (Seebohm), B. Jap. Emp. p. 277 ; Ogilvie Grant, Cat. B. Br. Mus. xxvi. p. 598 ; Ridgway, p. 14 ; Tacz. F. O. Sib. O. p. 1215 ; B. temmincki, G. R. Gray, Gen. of B. iii, p. 644 ; Elliot, B. N. Am ii. pl. lxxi.
Umi-suzumi, Jap.
Male ad. (Japan). Middle of crown and nape, lower hind neck, and a large frontal tuft, wings, and tail black ; chin, upper throat, and sides of head blackish slate-grey ; upper parts slate-grey ; sides of crown and of nape, and under parts white ; bill yellowish horn, blackish along the ridge of the culmen and towards the base ; legs and feet as in S. antiquus ; iris dark brown. Gape 1.25, wing 4.75, tail 1.4, tarsus 0.9.
Hab. Coasts of Japan.
In habits this species does not differ from its allies ; its eggs are as yet unknown.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 2. 1903.
Title in Book: 
1200. Synthliborhamphus wumzusume
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
1200
Year: 
1903
Page No: 
869
Common name: 
Japanese Auk
M_ID: 
4745
M_CN: 
Japanese Murrelet
M_SN: 
Synthliboramphus wumizusume
Volume: 
Vol. 2
id: 
10417

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