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Thick-billed Murre

Uria lomvia (Linnaeus, 1758)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Andrew Spencer 2013-05-27 Tolstoi Point, St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (10 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a single adult bird part of a large colony on a sheer, tall cliff-face. I believe this is what BNA calls the 'laugh call'.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

141226
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Andrew Spencer 2013-05-28 Tolstoi Point, St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (10 m) call -

natural vocalization; call from a single bird that was part of a small colony on a sheer, tall cliff. I believe this is what BNA calls the 'growl call'.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

141227
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Ryan P. O'Donnell 2012-06-01 St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (10 m) Calls (A) - Pair on (nesting?) cliffs. 103018
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Fernand DEROUSSEN 2007-07-08 Svalbard, Svalbard (Norway) (20 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

135861
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Andrew Spencer 2013-05-28 Tolstoi Point, St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (10 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a few birds amid a large colony of this species on a sheer, tall cliff. In this cut I believe are what BNA calls the 'crow call' and the 'laugh call'.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

141228
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Andrew Spencer 2013-05-29 Zapadni Point, St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (0 m) call -

natural vocalization; calls from a single bird amid a larger colony of this species on a sheer, tall cliff. While giving this call the bird would spread its wings and bow it's head to within a few inches of the ground, in what BNA calls the 'nod call'.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

141229
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Ryan P. O'Donnell 2012-07-07 St. Paul Island, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (15 m) Call and wing flutter. (A) - Several intervals shortened. Cut ends with wing flutter of landing bird. 106008
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia lomvia Thomas Sacher 2012-07-12 Svalbard, Svalbard (Norway) (2 m) call, flight call, song -

Sounds within a huge colony with birds sitting on their nests, as well as some swimming on the sea or flying past our Zodiac.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

112847
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Vladimir Yu. Arkhipov 15-07-2007 Chukotka, Barykova Cape, Chukotka (Russian Federation) (? m) calls (C) - sound of colony 32246
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia arra Frank Lambert 2015-05-25 St. Paul Island, Pribilof's, Alaska, St. Paul Island, Pribilofs (United States) (100 m) call -

On a cliff face. Many breaking wave sounds removed.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

352998
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487902
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Gerrit Vyn 2014-06-28 St. George Island; High Bluffs, Aleutians West, Alaska, United States, Aleutians West (United States)   - ML: Rissa tridactyla call notes at 21:07 archived separately as ML 214743. Equipment Notes: Decoded MS Stereo. 214741
macaulaylibrary.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487899
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487897
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia William W. H. Gunn 1968-06-16 Pribilof Islands; St. Paul's Island, Alaska, United States, Alaska (United States)   -   98868
macaulaylibrary.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487906
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-19 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) alarm call, call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487881
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487898
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Ryan O'Donnell 2012-07-07 St. Paul Island--Reef Cliffs, Aleutians West, Alaska, United States, Aleutians West (United States)   - Some intervals shortened. 191299361
macaulaylibrary.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487905
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487900
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487903
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-21 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487901
xeno-canto.org
Thick-billed Murre - Uria lomvia Stanislas Wroza 2018-07-19 Westfjords Region, Western Fjords (Iceland) (140 m) alarm call, call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

487878
xeno-canto.org
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