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    • cormoran à aigrettes
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    • Cormorán orejudo
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    • Phalacrocorax auritus
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    • Double-crested Cormorant

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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jspranza

Date

March 22, 2014 12:38 PM PDT

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At Pierce College Nature Center in pond

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March 22, 2014 12:42 PM PDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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rwp84

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April 18, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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maractwin

Date

April 18, 2014 04:03 PM EDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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maractwin

Date

April 18, 2014 12:04 PM EDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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jeckberg

Date

October 25, 2011

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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marisa

Date

April 13, 2014

Place

crab cove (Google, OSM)

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Double-crested cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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arleyfosburgh

Date

April 4, 2014

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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cyric

Date

March 24, 2014 11:08 AM EDT

Description

A Double-crested Cormorant with its breeding plumes on full display at James V Turner Reservoir.

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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bheitzman

Date

April 12, 2014

Description

a group of 11, which flew off when the osprey approached

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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treichard

Date

April 12, 2014 12:02 PM EDT

Description

Double-crested Cormorant

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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.