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False Bay, Western Cape
South Africa


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 640 mm
Exposure 1/1000 s, f/5.6, ISO 200 
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Order  Suliformes   Family  Phalacrocoracidae

Deutsch  Kapscharbe Dutch  Kaapse Aalscholver
Italian  Cormorano del Capo Spanish  Cormorán de El Cabo


Cape Cormorant are endemic to the southwestern coasts of Africa. They search for food in flocks.


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Cape Cormorant
Phalacrocorax capensis
Cormoran du Cap

Jean-Michel PAULUS