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South Georgia Shag

Phalacrocorax georgianus Lönnberg, 1906

The South Georgia Shag (Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus ), also known as the South Georgia Cormorant, is a marine cormorant native to South Georgia and a few other subantarctic islands in the South Atlantic Ocean. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Phalacrocoracidae
Genus:
  Phalacrocorax

Scientific:
  Phalacrocorax georgianus

Citation:
  Lönnberg, 1906

Reference:
  K.SvenskaVetensk.Akad.Handl. 40 no.5 p.69 pl.2 fig.4,5

Protonym:
  Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus

Avibase ID:
  1A941EF8FFBC07E9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1A941EF8

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824234

Geographic range:

  • Phalacrocorax georgianus: South Georgia, South Sandwich and South Orkney islands
English:
South Georgia Shag
Czech:
kormorán jižní
German:
Südgeorgienscharbe
Danish:
Sydgeorgisk Skarv
Spanish:
Cormorán de Georgia
Finnish:
etelägeorgianmerimetso
French:
Cormoran géorgien
Icelandic:
Gullskarfur
Italian:
Cormorano di South Georgia
Japanese:
sausujo-jiamunajirohimeu
Japanese:
サウスジョージアムナジロヒメウ
Dutch:
Zuid-Georgische Aalscholver
Norwegian:
Sørgeorgiaskarv
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sørgjeorgiaskarv
Polish:
kormoran poludniowy
Portuguese:
Biguá-da-geórgia-do-sul
Slovak:
kormorán ľadový
Swedish:
sydgeorgisk skarv
Ukrainian:
Баклан георгійський
Chinese:
南乔治亚鸬鹚


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cormoran géorgien ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
South Georgia Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements, version 2015:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements, version 2016:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements, version 2017:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements, version 2018:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Clements, version 2019:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 1.50:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 1.52:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 1.53:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 1.54:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 1.55:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 2015:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 2016:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 2017:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 2018:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
eBird version 2019:
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
South Georgia Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
South Georgia Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax georgianus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Leucocarbo atriceps georgianus [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
South Georgia Shag ( Leucocarbo georgianus) [version 3]
James Lee Peters (original):
Phalacrocorax albiventer georgianus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
South Georgia Shag ( Phalacrocorax georgianus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Leucocarbo atriceps georgianus [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Phalacrocorax atriceps [sensu lato] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Corb marí de Geòrgia del Sud
Czech: Kormorán jižní
Danish: Sydgeorgisk Skarv
German: Südgeorgien Scharbe, Sudgeorgienscharbe, Südgeorgienscharbe
English: Georgia Cormorant, Georgian Shag, South Georgia Cormorant, South Georgia Shag, South Georgian Cormorant, South Georgian Shag
English (IOC): South Georgia Shag
Spanish: Cormorán de Georgia, Cormorán geórgico
Spanish (Argentine): Cormorán geórgico
Spanish (Chile): Cormorán geórgico
Spanish (Spain): Cormorán de Georgia
Spanish (HBW): South Georgia Shag
Estonian: lõunageorgia kormoran, lõunageorgia kormoran (lõunageorgia karbas), lõuna-georgia kormoran (lõuna-georgia karbas)
Finnish: Etelägeorgianmerimetso
French: Cormoran de Géorgie, Cormoran de Géorgie du Sud, Cormoran géorgien
Hungarian: déli-georgai kárókatona
Icelandic: Gullskarfur
Italian: Cormorano della Georgia Australe, Cormorano della Giorgia australe, Cormorano di South Georgia
Japanese: sausujoajiamunajirohimeu, sausujo-jiamunajirohimeu
Japanese: サウスジョアジアムナジロヒメウ, サウスジョージアムナジロヒメウ
Scientific: Leucocarbo atriceps georgianus, Leucocarbo georgianus, Notocarbo atriceps georgianus, Notocarbo georgianus, Phalacrocorax albiventer georgianus, Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus, Phalacrocorax georgianus
Lithuanian: Džordžijos kormoranas, Pietų Džordžijos kormoranas
Dutch: Zuidgeorgische Aalscholver, Zuid-Georgische Aalscholver
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sørgjeorgiaskarv
Norwegian: Sørgeorgiaskarv
Polish: kormoran poludniowy, kormoran południowy
Portuguese: Biguá-da-geórgia-do-sul
Slovak: kormorán ľadový
Serbian: Vranac sa Južne Džordžije
Swedish: Sydgeorgisk skarv
Turkish: Güney Georgia Karabatağı
Ukrainian: Баклан георгійський
Chinese: 南乔治亚鸬鹚
Chinese (Traditional): 南喬治亞鸕鷀

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