Red-throated Loon
Gavia stellata (Pontoppidan, 1763)

Taxonomy conform IOC World Bird List


  • Breeding range => North America, Palearctic : high Arctic to subarctic: sw, se Greenland, Iceland, Faroe Is., n British Isles, n Scandinavia, Svalbard (n of Norway), n Russia to Chukotka Peninsula, Kamchatka and Sakhalin and s to Lake Baikal (e Russia); Aleutian Is., Alaska mainland to nw British Columbia, n Canada to Ellesmere I. and Newfoundland (ne, se Canada)
  • Nonbreeding range => North Atlantic and North Pacific coasts and seas: s to n Florida, Iberian Peninsula, Mediterranean, Black and Caspian seas; Japan, Korean Peninsula and Yellow Sea; to n Baja California (nw Mexico)
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Updated at: 2024-02-23 04:47:50
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adult breeding

adult non-breeding


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