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Imperial Shag

Dutch: Keizeraalscholver
Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Phalacrocoracidae
Genus: Phalacrocorax
Species: Phalacrocorax atriceps


20 mm
Imperial Shag (Phalacrocorax atriceps) skull, side view
Imperial Shag skull
Imperial Shag (Phalacrocorax atriceps) skull, top view
Imperial Shag skull, top view
Imperial Shag (Phalacrocorax atriceps) skull, bottom view
Imperial Shag skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 139 mm
Length cranium: 63 mm
Width (cranium): 38 mm
Height (cranium): 27 mm
Length bill: 76 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.83

Extra image:

skull without rampotheca, l: 121 mm

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