WoRMS taxon details

Phalacrocorax Brisson, 1760

137054  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137054)

accepted
Genus
Species Phalacrocorax africanus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax aristotelis (Linnaeus, 1761)
Species Phalacrocorax atriceps King, 1828
Species Phalacrocorax auritus (Lesson, 1831)
Species Phalacrocorax bougainvillii (Lesson, 1837)
Species Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax campbelli (Filhol, 1878)
Species Phalacrocorax capensis (Sparrman, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax capillatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1850)
Species Phalacrocorax carbo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Phalacrocorax carunculatus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax chalconotus (Gray, 1845)
Species Phalacrocorax featherstoni Buller, 1873
Species Phalacrocorax fuscescens (Vieillot, 1817)
Species Phalacrocorax fuscicollis Stephens, 1826
Species Phalacrocorax gaimardi (Lesson & Garnot, 1828)
Species Phalacrocorax harrisi (Rothschild, 1898)
Species Phalacrocorax magellanicus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax melanoleucos (Vieillot, 1817)
Species Phalacrocorax neglectus (Wahlberg, 1855)
Species Phalacrocorax niger (Vieillot, 1817)
Species Phalacrocorax nigrogularis Ogilvie-Grant & Forbes, 1899
Species Phalacrocorax onslowi Forbes, 1893
Species Phalacrocorax pelagicus Pallas, 1811
Species Phalacrocorax penicillatus (Brandt, 1837)
Species Phalacrocorax perspicillatus Pallas, 1811
Species Phalacrocorax punctatus Sparrman, 1786
Species Phalacrocorax pygmaeus (Pallas, 1773)
Species Phalacrocorax ranfurlyi Ogilvie-Grant, 1901
Species Phalacrocorax sulcirostris (Brandt, 1837)
Species Phalacrocorax urile (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax varius (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Phalacrocorax verrucosus (Cabanis, 1875)

Species Phalacrocorax albiventer (Lesson, 1831) accepted as Phalacrocorax atriceps King, 1828 (synonym)
Species Phalacrocorax colensoi Buller, 1888 accepted as Phalacrocorax campbelli (Filhol, 1878) (synonym)
Species Phalacrocorax coronatus (Wahlberg, 1855) accepted as Phalacrocorax africanus (Gmelin, 1789) (synonym)
Species Phalacrocorax olivaceus (Humboldt, 1905) accepted as Phalacrocorax brasilianus (Gmelin, 1789) (synonym)
marine
Brisson, M.-J.; Dwight, J.; Laetvaerennydt; Martinet, F. N.; Tucker, M. B.; Vaernewyck. (1760). Ornithologie, ou, Méthode contenant la division des oiseaux en ordres, sections, genres, especes & leurs variétés : a laquelle on a joint une description exacte de chaque espece, avec les citations des auteurs qui en ont traité, les noms quils leur ont donnés, ceux que leur ont donnés les différentes nations, & les noms vulgaires. 6: 1-543, pls: I-VI., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/111675#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 511 [details]   
Description Size: Medium to large. Plumage: mostly black; feathers not fully water-proof resulting in birds standing for periods with...  
Description Size: Medium to large. Plumage: mostly black; feathers not fully water-proof resulting in birds standing for periods with wings spread for drying. Other details: slender, longish bills, laterally compressed with a strong hook; elongate bodies; long necks; wings short; tail wedge-shaped of varying length; legs set far back on body. Expert swimmers and divers. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Phalacrocorax Brisson, 1760. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137054 on 2018-12-17
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original description Brisson, M.-J.; Dwight, J.; Laetvaerennydt; Martinet, F. N.; Tucker, M. B.; Vaernewyck. (1760). Ornithologie, ou, Méthode contenant la division des oiseaux en ordres, sections, genres, especes & leurs variétés : a laquelle on a joint une description exacte de chaque espece, avec les citations des auteurs qui en ont traité, les noms quils leur ont donnés, ceux que leur ont donnés les différentes nations, & les noms vulgaires. 6: 1-543, pls: I-VI., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/111675#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 511 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Jonsson, L. (1993). Vogels van Europa, Noord-Afrika en het Midden-Oosten [Birds of Europe, northern Africa and the Middle East]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-187-6. 560 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: Medium to large. Plumage: mostly black; feathers not fully water-proof resulting in birds standing for periods with wings spread for drying. Other details: slender, longish bills, laterally compressed with a strong hook; elongate bodies; long necks; wings short; tail wedge-shaped of varying length; legs set far back on body. Expert swimmers and divers. [details]
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Japanese  [details]