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Related to Phalacrocorax: Phalacrocoracidae, Great Cormorant
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Noun1.Phalacrocorax - type genus: coextensive with the family PhalacrocoracidaePhalacrocorax - type genus: coextensive with the family Phalacrocoracidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo - large voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish; used in Asia to catch fish
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Isolation of the West Nile fever virus from the great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo, the crow Corvus corone, and Hyalomma marginatum ticks associated with them in natural and synanthroic biocenosis in the Volga delta (Astrakhan region, 2001).
chilensis Phoenicopteriformes Malay Great Argus Argusianus argus Galliformes Kenya Crested Guttera edouardi Galliformes Guineafowl Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo Galliformes Bulwer's Pheasant Lophura bulweri Galliformes American White Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Pelecaniformes Pelican Guanay Cormorant Phalacrocorax Pelecaniformes bougainvillii Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Pelecaniformes Domestic Goose Anser sp.
argentatus), Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax), Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis), Guanay Cormorant (Phalacrocorax bougainvillea), Blyth's Tragopan (Tragopan blythi), Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), American Kestrel (Falco sparverius), Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus), Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii), Merlin (Falco columbarius), and American Robin (Turdus migratorius).
In the coastal area of the delta, the most important hosts are shore birds, especially the Gressores order: the green heron (Nicticorax nicticorax, 45% of which had antibodies), great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), coot (Fulica atra), waterhen (Gallinula chloropus), and great grebe (Podiceps cristatus), and to a lesser extent gulls and terns (10).
Algunos resultados de las anillaciones de Guanay (Phalacrocorax bougainvillii) efectuadas durante 1939-1941 y 1949-1953.
Las secuencias del grupo II (KU y KR) fueron aisladas de Myrmecophaga tridactyla y Phalacrocorax carbo sinensis, respectivamente.
Un trematode du cormoran Phalacrocorax bougainvilleii (Less.) des lies Guanape, Perou.
(Pelcanus spp.) Terns Common tern (Sterna hirundo) Cormorants Great cormorant 6 (1) (Phalacrocorax carbo) Other Unspecified 9 (2) No.
"The islands are home to the largest colony in the Middle East of the Phalacrocorax nigrogularis or the Socotra cormorant birds, locally known as "Allooh", whose number has reached about 25,000 in the South Suwad Island.
El grupo de las aves es el menos representado (6,9%), identificandose solo dos especies marinas locales, Pelecanus thagus (pelicano) y Phalacrocorax sp.
Alcedo atthis, Calidris ferruginea, Charadrius asiaticu, Charadrius morinellus, Cygnus olor, Gallinago media, Jynx torquilla, Larus audouinii, Milvus milvus, Otus brucei, Pelacanus onocrotalus, Phalacrocorax carbo, Podiceps auritus, Tetrax tetrax, Tringa nebularia and Vanellus leucura reported by Curzon (1854) could not be observed during the present study.
Population declines of Pelagic Cormorants (Phalacrocorax pelagicus) and Double-crested Cormorants (Phalacrocorax nuritus) were reported in the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia, between 1987 and 2000 (Chatwin and others 2002).