Cormorán grande

Large bird of clumsy appearance and general coloration blackish, except the throat, which is whitish tones. It has a long, thick neck, prominent grey bill, and black legs. At the base of the lower jaw presents a bare area of yellow-orange feathers that reaches almost the eyes. The young have pale and creamy underparts.

Ficha técnica

ORDEN: Pelecaniformes
FAMILIA: Phalacrocoracidae
ESPECIE: Phalacrocorax carbo
LONGEVIDAD-AÑOS: 15-20
PESO: 2.2-3.6 kg
ENVERGADURA: about 130-160 cm
LONGITUD: 80 – 100 cm approx.

Hábitat

Rocky islands and sea cliffs.

Rutas ornitológicas donde los podemos observar

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SM.01 Ruta BTT Cova da Serpe
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SM.02 Ruta paseo fluvial de Carregal
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SM.03 Ruta BBT Serra da Loba
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SM.04 Ruta Val de Cambás
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SM.05 Ruta Veiga do Mandeo
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SM.06 Ruta da Veiga do Mandeo a Xielas