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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacrocorax capensis (Sparrman, 1789) 
AphiaID: 212702

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelecaniformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacrocoracidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacrocorax (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacrocorax capensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacrocorax Brisson, 1760
Source  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKaapse aalscholver  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape cormorant  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCormoran du Cap  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKapscharbe  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (71 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 61-64 cm. Plumage: Black. Bare parts: iris turquoise; face and gular skin yellow to yellow-orange; bill legs and feet black; eyelids with bright blue beads. Habitat: coastal waters, estuaries. <388><393> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212702
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Phalacrocorax capensis (Sparrman, 1789). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212702 on 2014-12-21
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