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Macquarie Shag (Phalacrocorax purpurascens) (Brandt, JF, 1837)
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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Phalacrocoracidae

Scientific:
  Phalacrocorax purpurascens
Citation:
  (Brandt, JF, 1837)

Protonym:
  Carbo purpurascens

Avibase ID:
  730616C393A35345

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174732

Geographic range:

  • Phalacrocorax purpurascens: Macquarie I. and adjacent Bishop and Clerk Rocks
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Macquarie Shag
Czech:
  kormorán macquarijský
German:
  Macquariescharbe
Danish:
  Macquarieskarv
Spanish:
  Cormorán de la Macquarie
French:
  Cormoran de Macquarie
Italian:
  Cormorano delle Macquarie
Dutch:
  Macquarieaalscholver
Norwegian:
  Flekkfotskarv
Polish:
  kormoran wspanialy
Portuguese:
  Biguá-da-macquarie
Slovak:
  kormorán pôvabný
Swedish:
  Macquarieskarv
Chinese:
  麦岛鸬鹚


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
eBird version 1.50:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
eBird version 1.52:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
eBird version 1.53:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
eBird version 1.54:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
eBird version 1.55:
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Phalacrocorax albiventor purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Macquarie Shag ( Phalacrocorax purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpuracens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Macquarie Shag ( Leucocarbo purpurascens)
James Lee Peters (original):
    Phalacrocorax atriceps traversi
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Phalacrocorax albiventor purpurascens

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes considered a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Phalacrocorax [atriceps, nivalis, melanogenis or purpurascens] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

Czech: kormorán macquarijský
Danish: Macquarieskarv
German: Macquariescharbe
English: Macquarie Island Shag, Macquarie Shag
Spanish: Cormoran de la Macquarie, Cormorán de la Macquarie
Estonian: macquarie kormoran (macquarie karbas)
French: Cormoran de Macquarie
Italian: Cormorano delle Macquarie
Latin: Leucocarbo purpuracens, Leucocarbo purpurascens, Notocarbo purpurascens, Phalacrocorax albiventer purpurascens, Phalacrocorax albiventor purpurascens, Phalacrocorax atriceps purpurascens, Phalacrocorax atriceps traversi, Phalacrocorax purpurascens
Dutch: Macquarieaalscholver, Macquarie-Aalscholver
Norwegian: Flekkfotskarv
Polish: kormoran wspanialy, kormoran wspaniały
Portuguese: Biguá-da-macquarie
Slovak: kormorán pôvabný
Swedish: Macquarieskarv
Chinese: 麦岛鸬鹚

 

         

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