Puffin
Fratercula arctica naumanni


Photographer

Dick Newell

Date

6th July 2002

Location

Krossfjorden

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This is a big Puffin. On average, its measurements are 12.5% larger than British Puffins which means it is over 40% bigger in bulk. It also seems to have a more pronounced "Roman" nose, closely resembling the nose of Amundsen himself. We therefore proposed that this bird should be renamed Amundsen's Puffin!


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