Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cormorants :: Little Pied Cormorant
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
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RangeIndonesia, New Guinea, is. of the sw. Pacific Ocean, Australia and New Zealand;
(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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