Neotropic Cormorant ~ Drying Off

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Small (23.2" x 15.5")

$13.61
Kimberly Chadwick

Marana, United States

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Sizing Information

Small 23.2" x 15.5"
Medium 33.1" x 22.1"
Large 46.9" x 31.3"
Note: Includes a 3/16" white border

Features

  • Printed on 185gsm semi gloss poster paper
  • Custom cut to three maximum sizes – A2, A1 & A0
  • 5mm white border to assist in framing
  • Tack them to your bedroom door, or frame

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Neotropic Cormorant

Taken in Gilbert, AZ using a Canon Powershot SX40HS

Smaller than the Double-crested Cormorant by 6in, Neotropics are also slender in built. Often see on inland freshwater lakes and sheltered coastal waters in Texas, New Mexico, & Arizona.

Neotropics occasionally dive on prey, mostly fish and crustaceans, from the air or a perch.

VOICE Nesting bird gives pig-like croaks and low, squabbling noises

INTERESTING FACTS

  • Unlike other cormorants, the Neotropic Cormorant can often be seen perching on wires.
  • The northern populations are often called Mexican or Olivaceous Cormorants, and many authors treat these as a separate species, P. olivaceus.
  • Those who say the entire population is a single species treat the northern birds as a subspecies Phalacrocorax brasilianus mexicanus and the southern birds as subspecies P. b. brasilianus.
  • A group of cormorants has many collective nouns, including a “flight”, “gulp”, “rookery”, “sunning”, and “swim” of cormorants.

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