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Greater cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Tanzania
Containing group: Diapsida

Other Names for Archosauromorpha


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Greater cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Tanzania
Scientific Name Phalacrocorax carbo
Location Lake Manyara NP, Tanzania
Comments After bathing in a freshwater river to wash the lake's soda salts from its plumage, a cormorant dries its wings.
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By David Bygott
Life Cycle Stage Adult
View Dorsal
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