Kittlitz's murrelet


Kitt·​litz's murrelet
: a murrelet (Brachyramphus brevirostre) having buff spots and ranging from Japan and Kamchatka to Alaska

Word History


after Baron Friedrich von Kittlitz †1874 German officer, ornithologist, and traveler

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“Kittlitz's murrelet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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