Kittlitz's murrelet (Brachyramphus brevirostris)
Kittlitz's Murrelet Winter Adult: Small, chubby seabird (alcid), mottled brown and white overall with paler belly, dark wings and short, dark white-edged tail. Dark bill is short and pointed. Sexes are similar. Winter adult has dark gray upperparts, white face with dark broken eye-ring, dark neck band, and white underparts; white patch on dark wings is sometimes visible on swimming birds and always visible in flight. Juvenile resembles winter adult but has mottled underparts.
- States/US Territories in which the Kittlitz's murrelet, is known to or is believed to occur: Alaska
- US Counties in which the Kittlitz's murrelet, is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Kittlitz's murrelet, is known to occur:
Alaska Peninsula National Wildlife Refuge, Becharof National Wildlife Refuge, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge
- Countries in which the the Kittlitz's murrelet, is known to occur: Russia
- Additional species information
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|Alaska Region (Region 7)|
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