Little Black Cormorant

Phalacrocorax sulcirostris - Cormoran noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Suliformes

  • Family
    :

    Phalacrocoracidés

  • Genus
    :

    Phalacrocorax

  • Species
    :

    sulcirostris

Descriptor

von Brandt, JF, 1837

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 65 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 95 à 105 cm.
  • Weight
    : 520 à 1200 g
Longevity

9 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Cormoran noir
adult
Cormoran noir
adult

Little Black Cormorant (Phalacrocorax sulcirostris) is a species of bird in the Phalacrocoracidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Cormoran noir,
  • Cormorán Totinegro,
  • Biguazinho-preto,
  • Schwarzscharbe,
  • fekete kárókatona,
  • Zwarte Aalscholver,
  • Cormorano nero,
  • Sotskarv,
  • Lagfiskeskarv,
  • kormorán ryhozobý,
  • kormorán australský,
  • Lille Skarv,
  • mustamerimetso,
  • corb marí negre,
  • kormoran bruzdodzioby,
  • Малый чёрный баклан,
  • Pecuk-padi hitam,
  • ミナミクロヒメウ,
  • 小黑鸬鹚,
  • 小黑鸕鷀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Urban Areas ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha), Ponds (below 8ha)

Geographic range

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