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Nesting. /MediaBox [0 0 596 794] The Rhinoceros Auklet population on Protection Island is substantial, but still it faces significant challenges. endobj 6 0 obj 86 0 R 87 0 R 88 0 R 89 0 R 90 0 R 91 0 R 92 0 R 93 0 R 94 0 R] We deter-mined mass (±0.1 g using an electronic scale; Acculab EC-211, Data /Parent 2 0 R >> /Keywords (Cerorhinca monocerata; Isotopes; Foraging behavior; Marine birds; Forage fish; Pacific saury) 565 0 obj /Rotate 0 691 0 R 692 0 R 693 0 R 694 0 R 695 0 R 696 0 R 697 0 R 698 0 R 699 0 R 700 0 R H��W[s�6~���#�#Ax��t&��4M�f6��t�>Ȣlim�G����=7 $%ٛ}�,����r�gg������b�S?�4y��-��U��Y�UO��ۯjn�����4��V�TktQV���N�-`�����v�&����^Mf����z�,v��Q?�|~�J�M^}J��J���l�&�Y���]���L�x�_MRž9l�fwg��g�9{��8�y�۵w>��1e��\��N�R),�u���mwO�;� �JtV��T9$��2�쉃�iF+,���g�C��L���9?�?�z{KI80>�%gK%_U'.LYQmq�y�*O�u��߳��Z�ϣ�b�?�G���K�P��g{�� OӉ�I#�����yڱ��.Kܢ�E?��2� application/pdf /Contents 168 0 R /Type /Page /Contents 881 0 R 471 0 R 472 0 R 473 0 R 474 0 R 475 0 R 476 0 R 477 0 R 478 0 R 479 0 R 480 0 R 564 0 obj /robots (noindex) Small fish and small ocean-going crustaceans (krill) make up most of the Cassin's Auklet's diet. 13 0 obj 2 0 obj << >> Their diet consists primarily of small fish, but they may also dine on crustaceans and cephalopods (squid). Diet summary data for Cassin's Auklets, Common Murres, Pigeon Guillemots, and Rhinoceros Auklets from the Farallon Islands. %PDF-1.7 %���� 1169 0 obj /Rotate 0 5 0 obj 56 0 R 57 0 R 58 0 R 59 0 R 60 0 R 61 0 R 62 0 R 63 0 R 64 0 R 65 0 R 815 0 R 816 0 R 817 0 R 818 0 R 819 0 R 820 0 R 821 0 R 822 0 R 823 0 R 824 0 R endobj Individual rhinoceros auklets did not specialize on select prey items but did specialize on 1 of 2 foraging sites, foraging either in coastal waters or the continental shelf. /Contents 108 0 R 1 0 obj Murres and auklets did not differ significantly (I) in their diet (between age classes or sexes of either species, or among years); (2) in mean lengths of Pacific herring (101 and 109 mm, respectively) and Pacific sand lance (82 and 86 mm) they consumed; or (3) in the mean depth (7—8 m) at which they were entangled in gill nets. 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Seasonal and sex-specific diet in rhinoceros auklets The squat, grayish Rhinoceros Auklet is a close relative of puffins, although it doesn't sport quite such a fancy bill. Crustaceans and cephalopods are also taken. Diet. 825 0 R 826 0 R 827 0 R 828 0 R 829 0 R 830 0 R 831 0 R 832 0 R 833 0 R 834 0 R /CropBox [0.0 0.0 595.276 793.701] �EHZF�M��{��< P.t�,��g�\�2Y:��7�wl�s�#B���ZB, Seasonal and sex-specific diet in rhinoceros auklets. 323 0 R 324 0 R 325 0 R 326 0 R 327 0 R 328 0 R 329 0 R 330 0 R 331 0 R 332 0 R /Parent 2 0 R >> Who:(Rhinoceros!Auklet,!Cerorhinca*monocerata,!is!amedium4small! endobj /Type /Page 591 0 R 592 0 R 593 0 R 594 0 R 595 0 R 596 0 R 597 0 R 598 0 R 599 0 R 600 0 R endobj /Type /Page A single egg is incubated by both parents for 45 days. Dietary The food of the rhinoceros aukiet, whether young or old, consists wholly of sand launces, according to the reports of the natives, and an examination of a few stomachs supports their claim. /Rotate 0 Evolution and prehistoric species << Breeds in colonies, not … /doi (10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.08.020) /CropBox [0.0 0.0 595.276 793.701] /Resources 714 0 R 481 0 R 482 0 R 483 0 R 484 0 R 485 0 R 486 0 R 487 0 R 488 0 R 489 0 R 490 0 R 210 0 R 211 0 R 212 0 R 213 0 R 214 0 R 215 0 R 216 0 R] /Contents 713 0 R 9 0 obj _ Año Nuevo State Park Seabird Conservation & Habitat Restoration 2014 Report: Page 3 Data herein are unpublished and subject to revision, contact Oikonos before citing or distributing II. At sea Rhinoceros Auklets feed on fish, with some krill and squid taken also. Version(1.1,(27(July(2016((Rhinoceros(Auklet(SalishSeaUnusual(Mortality(Event(2016(! 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