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  • Cepphus grylle

    Black guillemot

    The summer plumage is totally black, with the exception of a white patch on each wing. Its feet and the inside of its mouth are vermilion red.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Charadriiformes
    Family
    Alcidae
  • Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi

    Black neon tetra

    This tetra has a brownish back and black on the lower part of the flanks. A bright white line separates the back from the flanks. The fins of this small fish are light coloured or clear.

    Class
    Osteichthyes (bony fish)
    Order
    Characiformes
    Family
    Characidae
  • Melanitta nigra

    Black scoter

    The male is solid shiny black, except for a yellow blob on the bill. In contrast, the female has brown plumage, grey cheeks and a dark crown.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Anseriformes
    Family
    Anatidae (geese and ducks)
  • Gymnocorymbus ternetzi

    Black tetra

    The body of the black tetra is olive green and shaped like a slightly elongated disk. The very wide dorsal and anal fins resemble a mourning veil. It has a full, almost straight, lateral line.

    Class
    Osteichthyes (bony fish)
    Order
    Characiformes
    Family
    Characidae
  • Mniotilta varia.

    Black-and-white warbler

    This species is no longer present at the Biodôme.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Parulidae
  • Poecile atricapillus

    Black-capped chickadee

    A small bird, with black head and bib. The sides of its head and neck are white, its flanks are buff, its legs are grey and its beak, black. It is an acrobatic flyer.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Paridae
  • Nycticorax nycticorax

    Black-crowned night-heron

    The back, beak and top of the adult's head are black. The tops of the wings and tail are silvery grey, the eyes red and the feet yellowish. Young birds are brown with white and beige markings.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    amphipodes
    Family
    Ardeidae (herons)
  • Rissa tridactyla

    Black-legged kittiwake

    In summer, the head, neck and underside of the adult's body are white, its back and the topside of its wings silvery grey, and its wingtips, feet and eyes black.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Charadriiformes
    Family
    Laridae (gulls)
  • Dendroica caerulescens

    Black-throated blue warbler

    This species is no longer present at the Biodôme.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Parulidae
  • Dendroica virens

    Black-throated green warbler

    This species is no longer present at the Biodôme.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Parulidae