|Bird genealogy >> Order Suliformes >> Family Phalacrocoracidae|
Kaikoura, South Island
Make Canon EOS 7D
Deutsch Elsterscharbe Dutch Bonte Aalscholver
This Australian Pied Cormorant (which was photographed in New Zealand), has a narrow black line in the nape, bare orange skin in the chin and a blue eye-ring. These features distinguish it from its small version, the Little Pied. It rests, roosts and nests in trees.
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