Auckland Shag (Phalacrocorax colensoi) - HBW 1, p. 349
French: Cormoran des Auckland
Spanish: Cormorán de las Auckland
Other common names: Auckland Island Cormorant
Taxonomy: Phalacrocorax colensoi Buller, 1888, Auckland Islands.
Often considered race of P. campbelli. Some authors merge colensoi, campbelli and ranfurlyi, and carunculatus, chalconotus and onslowi into single species. Sometimes placed in Leucocarbo or Euleucocarbo. Monotypic.
Distribution: Restricted to Auckland Is (New Zealand).
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perched on cliff top Locality Ihupuku Bay, Enderby Island, Auckland Islands , New Zealand (Monotypic species)
Martin Kennewell 8 December 2014 1 year ago 39 sec 4.3
A small colony on a cliff Locality Enderby Island, Auckland Islands (Monotypic species)
Peter Fraser 17 November 2009 6 years ago 27 sec 3.8
An view of an adult bird resting.
Locality Enderby Island, Auckland Islands , New Zealand (Monotypic species)
Kirk Zufelt 1 November 2011 2 years ago 4.6
Resting on rocks.
Locality Auckland Islands , New Zealand
Les George 18 November 2015 16 weeks ago 4
Breeding birds on Enderby Island
Locality Auckland Islands (Monotypic species)
Alan Tate 1 November 2003 6 years ago 3.4
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