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See also: alle and allé


Alle alle (sole species)


New Latin, from Swedish alle (a local name of bird of the island of Oland)[1]

Proper nounEdit

Alle und

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Alcidae — the single species Alle alle (little auk or dovekie).

Derived termsEdit

External linksEdit


  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276:
  1. ^ A Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names, James A. Joblin, 1991