Craveri's murrelet Synthliboramphus craveri

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Among similarly-sized alcids, only the Xantus' and Craveri's Murrelets have bold black upperparts contrasting with white underparts. Craveri's can be told from Xantus' by its dark wing linings, black extending onto the sides of the breast, black chin, and longer, thinner bill.