Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cormorants :: Macquarie Shag
Macquarie Shag Phalacrocorax purpurascens
Described by: Brandt (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Macquarie Island Shag
Old scientific name(s): Notocarbo purpurascens, Leucocarbo purpurascens
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RangeEx. sw. Pacific Ocean;
Macquarie Is. and nearby Bishop Islet and Clerk Islet.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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