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    Brandt's Cormorant

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    Brandt's Cormorant

    Phalacrocorax penicillatus
    • ORDER: Suliformes
    • FAMILY: Phalacrocoracidae
    Basic Description

    A large cormorant of the Pacific Coast, the Brandt's Cormorant is found only in marine environments.

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    Other Names
    • Cormorán de Brandt (Spanish)
    • Cormoran de Brandt (French)
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