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Pelagic Cormorant

Phalacrocorax pelagicus

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Slender, thin-necked and thin-billed diving waterbird. Black overall. Breeding adults have white patch near legs and redder face. Strictly coastal. Dives to capture fish. Thinner bill and neck than similar Brandt's Cormorant.

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