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Pied Cormorant

Phalacrocorax varius (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Australian Pied Cormorant (/ˌpd ˈkɔrmərənt/ PYD KOR-mər-ənt), Phalacrocorax varius, also known as the Pied Cormorant or Pied Shag, is a medium-sized member of the cormorant family. It is found around the coasts of Australasia. In New Zealand it is usually known either as the Pied Shag or by its Māori name of Karuhiruhi. Older sources may refer to it as the "Yellow-faced Cormorant". Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Phalacrocoracidae
Genus:
  Phalacrocorax

Scientific:
  Phalacrocorax varius

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.576

Protonym:
  Pelecanus varius

Avibase ID:
  E5FAABD0A2795B7C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E5FAABD0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174752

Geographic range:

  • Phalacrocorax varius varius: Coastal New Zealand and Stewart I.
  • Phalacrocorax varius hypoleucos: Coastal and interior Australia; rare vagrant to Tasmania
English:
Pied Cormorant
Czech:
kormorán pestrý
German:
Elsterscharbe
Danish:
Broget Skarv
Spanish:
Cormorán Pío
Finnish:
kaunomerimetso
French:
Cormoran varié
Icelandic:
Skjónaskarfur
Italian:
Cormorano bianconero maggiore
Japanese:
mamijirou
Japanese:
マミジロウ
Dutch:
Bonte Aalscholver
Norwegian:
Australskarv
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Australskarv
Polish:
kormoran srokaty
Portuguese:
Biguá-alvinegro
Russian:
Пёстрй баклан
Slovak:
kormorán stračí
Swedish:
australisk skarv
Ukrainian:
Баклан австралійський
Chinese:
斑鸬鹚


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Large Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cormoran varié ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cormoran varié ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Great Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Australian Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Phalacrocorax varius [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Phalacrocorax varius [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Phalacrocorax varius [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Pied Cormorant ( Phalacrocorax varius) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phalacrocorax varius [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phalacrocorax varius [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Corb marí de mentó vermell
Czech: Kormorán Gmelinuv, kormorán pestrý
Danish: Broget Skarv
German: Elsterscharbe
English: Australian Pied Cormorant, Black-and-white Cormorant, Black-and-white Shag, Great Pied Cormorant, Greater Pied Cormorant, Karuhiruhi, Large Pied Cormorant, Pied Cormorant, Pied Shag, Yellow-faced Cormorant
English (IOC): Australian Pied Cormorant
English (New Zealand): Pied Shag
Spanish: Cormorán Manchado, Cormorán Pío
Spanish (Spain): Cormorán Pío
Spanish (HBW): Pied Cormorant
Estonian: harakkormoran (harakkarbas)
Finnish: Kaunomerimetso
French: Cormoran varié
Hungarian: maori kárókatona
Icelandic: Skjónaskarfur
Italian: Cormorano bianco e nero, Cormorano bianconero maggiore, Cormorano screziato bianco e nero
Japanese: mamijirou
Japanese: マミジロウ
Scientific: Carbo fucosus, Gracalus varius, Graculus varius, Hypoleucos varius, Hypoleucus varius, Pelecanus pica, Pelecanus varius, Phalacrocorax hypoleucus, Phalacrocorax varius, Phalacrocorax varius varius
Lithuanian: Margasis kormoranas
Maori: karuhiruhi
Dutch: Bonte Aalscholver
Norwegian Nynorsk: Australskarv
Norwegian: Australskarv
Polish: kormoran srokaty
Portuguese: Biguá-alvinegro
Russian: пегий баклан, Пёстрй баклан, Пестрый Баклан, Пёстрый баклан
Slovak: Kormorán stračí
Swedish: australisk skarv, Australskarv
Turkish: Alaca Karabatak
Ukrainian: Баклан австралійський
Chinese: 斑鸬鹚
Chinese (Traditional): 斑鸕鷀

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