Parakeet Auklet

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Parakeet Auklet Cyclorhynchus psittacula

Common as winter visitor, the number of individuals is small. 

There are records that they were seen at off Hokkaido and Miyako (Iwate) from the spring to the summer.

Fig. 1. 1st-year? This bird has duller bill and worn primaries.
Fig. 2.
Fig. 3. Same birds as Fig. 2.
Fig. 4.
Fig. 5. Same bird as Fig. 4.