Japanese Cormorant

Phalacrocorax capillatus - Cormoran de Temminck

Cormoran de Temminck
adult breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Suliformes

  • Family
    :

    Phalacrocoracidés

  • Genus
    :

    Phalacrocorax

  • Species
    :

    capillatus

Descriptor

Temminck Schlegel, 1849

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 92 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 152 cm.
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Japanese Cormorant (Phalacrocorax capillatus) is a species of bird in the Phalacrocoracidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Cormoran de Temminck,
  • Cormorán Japonés,
  • Biguá-japonês,
  • Japankormoran,
  • japán kárókatona,
  • Japanse Aalscholver,
  • Cormorano del Giappone,
  • Japansk skarv,
  • Japanskarv,
  • kormorán vlasatý,
  • kormorán japonský,
  • Japansk Skarv,
  • japaninmerimetso,
  • corb marí del Japó,
  • kormoran japoński,
  • Japānas ūdenis,
  • Японский баклан,
  • ウミウ,
  • 绿背鸬鹚,
  • 丹氏鸕鷀〔暗綠鸕鷀〕,

Habitat

Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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