6 2 2. Temmick’s cormorant) Kerguelen shag; Little cormorant; Little black cormorant Often seen perched on inshore rocks and jetties, sometimes with Magellanic Cormorant. "R" refreshes comments. prev +881 Remaining: 4000 . Shortcuts: "C" opens comments. The white-breasted cormorant's sister taxon, the great black cormorant is a widely-ranging species found throughout much of the Old World and along the Atlantic coast of North America. Very striking cormorant readily identified by white neck. Strong direct flight, soars on thermals. A large and conspicuous waterbird, the cormorant has an almost primitive appearance with its long neck making it appear reptilian. Cormorant Black Bird. 20 1 17. ... Great Black Cormorant. 86 39 69. 18 8 5. Lacking the natural waterproofing, and hence buoyancy, that their aquatic feathered friends have, Cormorants … It is endemic to coastal regions of southern Australia. masterdetective Rank: #48. prev. 16 10 5. Related Images: bird animal nature water water bird wildlife plumage wings feather cormorant. Transparent Black and white. Record voice message? 9 5 8. Bird Animal World. Upperparts, including facial skin and bill, are black, with white underparts. Locally common black-and-white cormorant of colder coastal waters. 540 Free images of Cormorant. Nests colonially on low islands (rarely in lakes inland from coast) and jetties. Animal Pond Water Bird. Double-crested cormorant (a.k.a white-crested cormorant) European shag (a.k.a common shag) Flightless cormorant; Great cormorant (a.k.a. 0:00 Click to start recording. Double-crested Cormorant: Medium cormorant with iridescent black body and orange throat pouch. Only one species (the Black-Faced Cormorant) of the five found here is regarded as a seabird. 6 2 1. awesome beneficial black-and-white Cormorant. It is often seen standing with its wings held out to dry. Cormorant Bird. The black-faced cormorant (Phalacrocorax fuscescens), also known as the black-faced shag, is a medium-sized member of the cormorant family. So I went to a small (actually large) lake that is nearby in Carmel, NY, and during the winter, I saw some black and white waterfowl swimming around near the man-made earthen bridge that crosses a cove. Western birds have white feather tufts over each eye in early summer. These plain black or black and white land birds are very fond of fish. Pale bill is long and hooked. Prev. Fisher Birds Lake. Adjust content blocking Content Blocking. black shag) Guanay cormorant; Heard Island shag; Imperial shag (a.k.a blue-eyed shag) Indian cormorant; Japanese cormorant (a.k.a. Black legs and feet. Feeds on fish, amphibians and crustaceans.