Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Campbell Shag (Phalacrocorax campbelli) - HBW 1, p. 349

French: Cormoran de Campbell German: Campbellscharbe Spanish: Cormorán de la Campbell
Other common names: Campbell Island Cormorant

Taxonomy: Urile Campbelli Filhol, 1878, Campbell Island.
Often includes P. colensoi and P. ranfurlyi; these three sometimes considered conspecific with P. carunculatus complex (carunculatus, chalconotus and onslowi). Sometimes placed in Leucocarbo or Euleucocarbo. Monotypic.

Distribution: Restricted to Campbell I, to S of New Zealand.

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