Mandt's guillemot

\ ˈmänts- \

Definition of Mandt's guillemot

: a guillemot that constitutes the northern subspecies (Cepphus grylle mandtii) of the black guillemot of the north Atlantic

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History and Etymology for Mandt's guillemot

after Martin Wilhelm von Mandt †1858 German physician and naturalist

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“Mandt's guillemot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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