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    • Corvo-marinho-d'orelhas
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    • Phalacrocorax auritus
  • English
    • Double-crested Cormorant
  • Spanish
    • Cormorán orejudo
  • French
    • cormoran à aigrettes
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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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paloma

Date

October 29, 2014 01:50 PM PDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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isboset

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the past

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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rangerrich

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October 28, 2014 08:12 AM PDT

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Square

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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charlesr

Date

October 27, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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sara4

Date

September 24, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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anudibranchmom

Date

October 27, 2014 10:35 AM PDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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dpom

Date

October 27, 2014 11:11 AM PDT

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Double-crested cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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taogirl

Date

October 25, 2014

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(Somewhere...)

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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finatic

Date

October 20, 2014 09:44 AM PDT

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Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Square

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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pieceofmind

Date

September 28, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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paulroose

Date

October 5, 2014

Description

3 in little pond at the exit.

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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frankmoses

Date

October 25, 2014

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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.