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Reed Cormorant

Microcarbo africanus


Also known as the Long-tailed Cormorant, this is a medium sized bird but a small cormorant, growing up to approximately 50cm. Also known as Phalacrocorax africanus, Plotus nanus or Anhinga nana, and belong to the cormorant family (Phalacrocoracidae)


Widespread freshwater and wetlands species, seen at lake Turkana, Kenya.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Turkana, Kenya

Spotted on Feb 17, 2016
Submitted on Nov 9, 2016

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