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Definition of the noun Alcids

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Alcids is the vernacular name of the Charadriiformes, an order of Aves.

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Google previewAntarctica and the Arctic Circle: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Earth's Polar Regions [2 volumes] (2014)

by Andrew Jon Hund

Small alcids like crested and least auklet nest in crevices in rock taluses, raising one chick per year. Skuas and most gulls nest in open tundra and raise one to three chicks per year, feeding the chicks in the vicinity of the nest. Loons nest on ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Hummingbird 16 Charadriiformes (Shroebirds, Alcids, and Gull-like Birds) Troglodytidae (27) Wren 17 Columbiformes (Pigeon-like Birds) Trogonidae (24) Trogon 18 Psittaciformes ( Parrot-like ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores (2007)

by Mark W. Denny, Steven Dean Gaines

alcids, kingfishers [Alcedinidae], and mergansers \Mergus]) and invertebrate-eating ducks (e.g., eiders [Somateria], scoters \Melanitta\, oldsquaws \Chmguhi hyemalis], and harlequin ducks [ Histrionicus ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1C3I1D2S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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