Phalacrocorax carbo


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Noun1.Phalacrocorax carbo - large voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fishPhalacrocorax carbo - large voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish; used in Asia to catch fish
pelecaniform seabird - large fish-eating seabird with four-toed webbed feet
genus Phalacrocorax, Phalacrocorax - type genus: coextensive with the family Phalacrocoracidae
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Wintering cormorants Phalacrocorax carbo carbo in the Ythan estuary, Scotland: numerical and behavioural responses to fluctuating prey availability.
The cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo, is an extraordinary bird whose very appearance prompts strong reactions.
3) Cormorants 2 species 148 0 Phalacrocorax carbo 130 0 Other 36 species 196 0 Total 87 species 4,553 159 (3.