Pallas's Cormorant (Phalacrocorax perspicillatus)

Taxonomy

Monotypic(?) Relationship to other Pacific Cormorants unclear.
 

Identification

Very poorly understood but possibly similar to Red-legged Cormorant?
 

Where and When

Known only from the Bering Island in the Commander Islands. Believed to be extinct since 1852.
 

Photographs on the web

None!
 

Literature



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