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Double-crested Cormorant

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Phalacrocorax auritus Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Phalacrocoracidae Family
 70–90 cm. (Wingspan 114–123 cm) Length
Coastal waters, lagoons, estuaries, lakes. Range:- [Canada:- British Columbia,] France Rare/Accidental, [Mexico:- Baja California Sur] Russia, [USA:- Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington,] Habitat
Altitude
Range
 3-4eggs, incubation by both parents 25-29 days days, fledging  days. Clutch
Fish. Food  
  Habits
3658 - TSN: 174717 - Sub-species World Number
  Status

Double-crested Cormorant Daniel Lane City Park Lake, Baton Rouge, Louisiana United States XC92152 call  

AKA:- Czech: Kormorán ušatý
Danish: Øreskarv
German: Ohrenscharbe
English: Double-crested Cormorant, Farallon Cormorant, Florida Cormorant, Niggergoose, White-crested Cormorant, White-tufted Cormorant
Spanish: Cormorán arejudo, Cormorán Bicrestado, Cormorán Crestado, Cormorán de Dos Crestas, Cormorán Orejudo, Corúa, Corúa Crestada, Corúa de Mar
Spanish (Colombia): Cormorán Orejudo
Spanish (Cuba): Corúa de Mar
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Corúa
Spanish (Mexico): Cormorán Bicrestado, cormorán orejudo
Estonian: ameerika kormoran (ameerika karbas)
Finnish: Amerikanmerimetso
French: Cormoran à aigrettes, Cormoran à double crête
Irish: Broigheall Cluasach
Haitian Creole French: Kòmoran lanmè
Icelandic: Skerjaskarfur
Italian: Cormorano dal doppio ciuffo, Cormorano doppiacresta, cresta, Marangone dalla doppia cresta, Marangone della doppia cresta
Japanese: mimihimeu
Japanese: ミミヒメウ
Latin: Hypoleucos auritus, Phalacrocorax auritis, Phalacrocorax auritus, Phalacrocorax dilophus
Lithuanian: Ausuotasis kormoranas
Dutch: Geoorde Aalscholver
Norwegian: Totoppskarv
Ojibwa: ᑲᑲᑭᔑ
Polish: kormoran rogaty
Portuguese: Corvo-marinho-de-orelhas
Russian: Двухохолый Баклан, Ушастый баклан
Slovak: Kormorán ušatý
Slovenian: zlatogrli kormoran
Swedish: Öronskarv
Turkish: Kulaklı Karabatak, kulaklıkarabatak
Chinese: 角鸬鹚

Sub-species

Phalacrocorax auritus [albociliatus or cincinatus]
Phalacrocorax auritus [auritus or floridanus]
Phalacrocorax auritus [auritus]
Phalacrocorax auritus albociliatus
Phalacrocorax auritus albociliatus/cincinatus
Phalacrocorax auritus auritus
Phalacrocorax auritus auritus/floridanus
Phalacrocorax auritus cincinatus
Phalacrocorax auritus cincinatus/albociliatus
Phalacrocorax auritus dilophus
Phalacrocorax auritus floridanus
Phalacrocorax auritus heuretus
 

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