Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Bank Cormorant (Phalacrocorax neglectus) - HBW 1, p. 345

French: Cormoran des bancs German: Küstenscharbe Spanish: Cormorán de Bajío

Taxonomy: Graculus neglectus Wahlberg, 1855, islands off the coast of South West Africa.
Sometimes placed in genus Compsohalieus. Monotypic.

Distribution: Coast of S Namibia and W South Africa, from Swakopmund to Cape Agulhas.