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Bank Cormorant


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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Phalacrocorax neglectus Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Phalacrocoracidae Family
76 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Coastal waters, lagoons, estuaries, lakes. Range:- Namibia, South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape. Habitat
 2-3 White eggs, incubation by both parents 29 – 30 days, fledging 50 days. Clutch
Cape Rock Lobster, Fish. Food  
3655 - TSN: 174747 - Sub-species World Number
Endangered  Become a BirdLife Preventing Extinctions Programme Supporter Status

If you have sound recording of the Phalacrocoracidae  please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Afrikaans: Bankduiker
Czech: Kormorán pobrežní, kormorán pobřežní
Danish: Kystskarv
German: Kustenscharbe, Küstenscharbe
English: Bank Cormorant, Bank Duiker, Wahlberg's Cormorant
Spanish: Cormorán de Bajío, Cormorán de los Bancos
Estonian: tontkormoran (tontkarbas)
Finnish: Matalikkomerimetso
French: Cormoran des bancs, Cormoran des rochers
Italian: Cormorano di riva africano, Cormorano ripario, Cormorano trascurato africano
Japanese: hanagurou
Japanese: ハナグロウ
Latin: Compsohaelius neglectus, Phalacrocorax neglectus
Dutch: Kustaalscholver
Norwegian: Benguelaskarv
Polish: kormoran bialorzytny, kormoran białorzytny
Portuguese: Corvo-marinho-dos-baixios
Russian: Береговой баклан, Прибрежный баклан
Slovak: kormorán bledooký
Swedish: Vitgumpad skarv
Chinese: 岸鸬鹚
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