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Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Brandt's Cormorant (Phalacrocorax penicillatus) - HBW 1, p. 345

French: Cormoran de Brandt German: Pinselscharbe Spanish: Cormorán Sargento
Other common names: Brown/Penciled/Townsend's Cormorant

Taxonomy: Carbo penicillatus Brandt, 1837, no locality.
Sometimes placed in genus Compsohalieus. Monotypic.

Distribution: Coasts of W North America, from SE Alaska to Baja California (Mexico).

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