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Little Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax melanoleucos

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): White-throated Cormorant, Little Pied Shag, White-throated Shag
Old scientific name(s): Halietor melanoleucos, Microcarbo melanoleucos


Kaikoura, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand - Apr 17, 2001 © William Hull  Wynnum, Queensland, Australia - Feb, 2003 © Tom Tarrant  Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia - Sep, 1991 © Allen Chartier  Australia - Aug, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia - Aug, 2004 © Neil Fifer 
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Indonesia, New Guinea, is. of the sw. Pacific Ocean, Australia and New Zealand;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) E. Java, Bali, Lesser Sundas, Sulawesi, Moluccas, w. Papuan Is., Aru, Salawati, Waigeo, Misool and Numfor Is., New Guinea, Solomon Is., Palau, Santa Cruz Is., New Caledonia, Australia (sw., w. and n. Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and e. and c. South Australia), Tasmania and Campbell Is.
(2) New Zealand (North, South and Stewart Is.).
Ranges to Snares Is. and the Auckland Is.
(3) Solomon Is. (Rennell Is.).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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