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  • Scientific Names
    • Phalacrocorax auritus
    • Leucocarbo auritus
    • Nannopterum auritus
  • French
    • Cormoran à aigrettes
  • English
    • Double-crested Cormorant
  • Spanish
    • Cormorán orejudo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • DCCO
  • Portuguese
    • Corvo-marinho-d'orelhas

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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dpom

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December 10, 2016 03:48 PM PST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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December 10, 2016 05:03 PM PST

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quantron

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December 10, 2016 04:00 PM PST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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mrfish33

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December 4, 2016 08:03 PM PST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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tnewman

Date

December 10, 2016

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Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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titus3

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December 10, 2016 01:37 PM EST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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ncowey

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December 9, 2016 04:16 PM CST

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Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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rjadams55

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November 26, 2016 12:54 PM PST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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budowski

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December 9, 2016 11:02 AM IST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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cwwood

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November 19, 2016 01:11 PM EST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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cwwood

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November 15, 2016 12:42 PM EST

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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rynaturalist

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December 8, 2016 03:10 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) is a member of the cormorant family of seabirds. It occurs along inland waterways as well as in coastal areas, and is widely distributed across North America, from the Aleutian Islands in Alaska down to Florida and Mexico. Measuring 70–90 cm (28–35 in) in length, it is an all-black bird which gains a small double crest of black and white feathers in breeding season. It has a bare patch of orange-yellow facial skin....

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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