Taxon profile


Heard Shag
Phalacrocorax nivalis Falla, 1937

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Suliformes »  family Phalacrocoracidae - cormorants »  genus Phalacrocorax - cormorant

Scientific synonyms

Leucocarbo atriceps nivalis (Falla, 1937)
Leucocarbo nivalis (Falla, 1937)
Phalacrocorax atriceps nivalis Falla, 1937

Other names

= Heard Island Shag


Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [1dc102d0-ebc6-4d3a-9f79-b8a3490ca8bc]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Leucocarbo atriceps nivalis (Falla, 1937)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Leucocarbo nivalis (Falla, 1937)]
Data retrieved on: 21 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Phalacrocorax nivalis Falla, 1937]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Phalacrocorax nivalis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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