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Kittiwake
Kittiwake Kit"ti*wake, n. (Zo["o]l.) A northern gull (Rissa tridactyla), inhabiting the coasts of Europe and America. It is white, with black tips to the wings, and has but three toes.

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- The kittiwakes (genus Rissa) are two closely related seabird species in the gull family Laridae, the black-legged kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) and the...
- The black-legged kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) is a seabird species in the gull family Laridae. This species was first described by Linnaeus in his Systema...
- USS Kittiwake (ASR-13) was a United States Navy Chanticleer-cl**** submarine rescue vessel in commission from 1946 to 1994. Kittiwake was launched 10 July...
- Kittiwake is the name of two species of gull. It may also be: Kittiwake Coast, a part of the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador Kittiwake oil field, an...
- The red-legged kittiwake (Rissa brevirostris) is a seabird species in the gull family Laridae. It breeds in the Pribilof Islands, Bogoslof Island and...
- The Mitc**** Kittiwake is a British single engine sporting aircraft designed for amateur building. Plans were available for both single-seat and two-seat...
- The Saunders Kittiwake was a British amphibian flying-boat built by S.E. Saunders at East Cowes, Isle of Wight. It was designed to compete for the 1920...
- Shapley Kittiwake is a 1930s British two-seat gull wing monoplane designed and built by Errol Spencer Shapley at Torquay, Devon. The Kittiwake was a monoplane...
- coastal or inland species, rarely venturing far out to sea, except for the kittiwakes. The large species take up to four years to attain full adult plumage...
- are an important part of Iceland's animal life. Puffins, skuas, and kittiwakes nest on its sea cliffs. Commercial whaling is practised intermittently...
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