Phalacrocorax africanus (Long-Tailed Cormorant)

Long-Tailed Cormorant

Dutch: Afrikaanse Dwergaalscholver

Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Phalacrocoracidae
Genus: Phalacrocorax
Species: Phalacrocorax africanus

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

Length: 82 mm
Length cranium: 41 mm
Width (cranium): 24 mm
Height (cranium): 19 mm
Alternative names: Microcarbo africanus (sc), Reed Cormorant (en) Riedscharbe (German), Cormoran africain (French), Cormorán Africano (Spanish)