Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Rock Shag (Phalacrocorax magellanicus) - HBW 1, p. 346

French: Cormoran de Magellan German: Felsenscharbe Spanish: Cormorán Magallánico
Other common names: Rock/Magellan(ic) Cormorant, Magellan Shag

Taxonomy: Pelecanus magellanicus Gmelin, 1789, Tierra del Fuego and Staten Island.
Sometimes placed in genus Stictocarbo. Monotypic.

Distribution: Pacific and Atlantic coasts of S South America, including Tierra del Fuego and Falkland Is.