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Great Cormorant

Phalacrocorax carbo

FAMILY PHALACROCORACIDAE 
(CORMORANTS & SHAGS)

Habitat: Freshwater lakes and rivers

Distribution: Asia, Africa, Australasia, Europe, North America

Diet: Mainly fish

Distinguishing features: Black, longish tail, yellow throat-patch, larger than Little Cormorant




31-Aug-2011
31-Aug-2011 Great Cormorants drying their wings Pic: Sujesh S.
Pic: Sujesh S.

27-Aug-2011
27-Aug-2011 Great Cormorant Pic: Sujesh S.
Pic: Sujesh S.