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Neotropical Cormorant

Phalacrocorax brasilianus


This bird is 64 cm long with a 100 cm wingspan. Adults males weigh from 1.1 to 1.5 kg, adult females 50 to 100 grams less. Birds of the southern populations tend to be bigger than the more northerly birds.


Is a medium-sized cormorant found throughout the American tropics and subtropics, from the middle Rio Grande and the Gulf and Californian coasts of the USA south through Mexico and Central America to southern South America.

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Neotropical Cormorant
Phalacrocorax brasilianus

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michaeladamsparks 13 years ago

I think......

Scarletthdz 13 years ago

thanks! :D

michaeladamsparks 13 years ago


Spotted by

Almirante Brown, Misiones, Argentina

Spotted on Apr 9, 2007
Submitted on Feb 25, 2011

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