English Name Cape Cormorant
Scientific Name Phalacrocorax capensis
German Name Kapscharbe
Spanish Name Cormorán del Cabo
French Name Cormoran du Cap
 
Cape Cormorant
     
Peters Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE(Phalacrocoracinae):Cormorants Order 240.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 3716.0
Gill Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 254.0
New 2013 Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 249.0
 
English Synonyms
  • Trek Duiker
Synonyms
>Note:Compsohalieus includes only P.penicillatus.
Authority (Sparrman 1788)
Habitat seacoasts,bays
Breeding "Laying through much of year,mostly in Sept-Oct" (HBW,1,p.344)
Movement