Other Names: none
Distribution : Bering Sea and North Pacific, south through British Columbia.
Size: 37 cm in length.
Plumage: Generally black above and white below. A white face makes the head appear big; the large, parrot-like bill is bright yellow with a red tip. The red eyelids and small black upturned "horn" above the eye are visible at close range. In winter, the face is darker, the feathers are brownish, and the bill is smaller with a dusky base. Juveniles have a darker face and narrow, sooty-brown bills.