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alcid

members of the bird family Alcidae, the northern counterpart of the southern hemisphere penguin; includes auks, guillemots, puffins.
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The diet and food consumption of nestling Cassin's Auklets during summer, and a comparison with other plankton-feeding alcids.
5 billion from 1999 to 2001, which is the single biggest source of foreign currency for the Philippines; see Alcid, 100.
York, who soaked up a lot of second-half pressure, almost snatched the game late on, but Colin Alcid miskicked from Steve Agnew's centre with the Darlington goal at his mercy.
Guillemots apparently first diverged from the ancestral alcid lineage in the Pacific Ocean in the late Tertiary (Storer 1952; Udvardy 1963, Friesen et al.
Here it's not anybody's," says Alcid de Mary, who moved west with his wife, Ana, in 1979 to take advantage of the warmer climate.
We are pleased to provide our members with another valuable service by a well-respected provider," said Dominick Alcid, manager of marketing and advertising of the D.
To accompany Teo in Dubai, travel orders were issued to utility workers Allan Alcid of the office of the secretary, Lia Insigne of the general services department of the records section and clerk Butch Berrei of the secretary's office.
Alcid said, "Nagkaroon kami ng funding for the past two years as we want to intensify our promotion of our history.
Lapena named the relieved district collectors as Elvira Cruz of the Port of Cebu, Romeo Rosales of San Fernando, Julius Premediles of Limay, Jose Naig of Iloilo, Carmelita Talusan of Subic, Divina Garrido of Legazpi, Halleck Valdez of Zamboanga and Tomas Alcid of Appari.
Monahan and his wife Deborah of Worcester; her mother-in-law, Dorothy McLellan of Auburn; sisters-in-law, Lori and her husband Robert of Chelmsford and Joy and her husband Alcid of Northfield.
For example, fledging times in Alcid seabirds are influenced by differences in growth rates and predation risks between nest and ocean habitats (Ydenberg 1989).
Besides Faeldon, the other respondents include National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Jason Laureano Aquino, former Cagayan de Oro district collector Tomas Alcid and customs liaison officer to the NFA Geniefelle Lagmay.