Spotted Shag - Phalacrocorax punctatus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Phalacrocorax punctatus
Author (Sparrman, 1786)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174750
Common Names English: Spotted Shag
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Suliformes
          Family: Phalacrocoracidae
            Genus: Phalacrocorax
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Phalacrocorax punctatus oliveri
Subspecies: Phalacrocorax punctatus punctatus
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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ITIS TSN174750
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)4
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets1
Year1952 - 1988
Latitude-41.52 - -36.05
Longitude173.95 - 174.27
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