Adult Cormorant

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Colouring Black body, white face, orange bill
Voice Growling and cackling
Feeds on Fish
Flight Strong, often high
Nesting Rock
Social Flocks
Adult Cormorant
Adult Cormorant
Also Known As ..
Great Cormorant
Page Last Updated 5/7/2018 4:25:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Phalacrocoracidae
Species Phalacrocorax carbo
Category Cormorants
StdName Great Cormorant
Vital Statistics
Length 80 to 100 cms
Weight 2000 to 2500 gms
Wingspan 130 to 160 cms
Lifespan 15 to 20 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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