English Name Rough-faced Shag@
Scientific Name Leucocarbo carunculatus
German Name Warzenscharbe
Spanish Name Cormorán Carunculado
French Name Cormoran caronculé
 
Rough-faced Shag@
     
Peters Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE(Phalacrocoracinae):Cormorants Order 260.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 3726.0
Gill Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 273.0
New 2013 Family Name PHALACROCORACIDAE:Cormorants Order 264.0
 
English Synonyms
  • Carunculated Cormorant
  • Cook Straits Cormorant
  • King Cormorant
  • King Shag
  • Marlborough Sound Cormorant
  • New Zealand King Shag
Synonyms
#(ctd): dilution or suppression of color,varying greatly among individuals."
Authority (J.F.Gmelin 1789)
Habitat rocky islets
Breeding "Bulk of breeding between Mar and Dec.,normally starting about May..." (HANZAB,1,p.875)
Movement
Resident