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Kerguelen Shag

Phalacrocorax verrucosus (Cabanis, 1875)

The Kerguelen Shag (Phalacrocorax verrucosus) is a species of cormorant endemic to the Kerguelen Islands. Many authorities consider it a subspecies of the Imperial Shag. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Phalacrocoracidae
Genus:
  Phalacrocorax

Scientific:
  Phalacrocorax verrucosus

Citation:
  (Cabanis, 1875)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 23 p.450

Protonym:
  Halieus (Hypoleucus) verrucosus

Avibase ID:
  C6DA25F49BEAD31C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C6DA25F4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824005

Geographic range:

  • Phalacrocorax verrucosus: Kerguelen I. (s Indian Ocean)
English:
Kerguelen Shag
Czech:
kormorán kerguelenský
German:
Kerguelenscharb
Danish:
Kerguelenskarv
Spanish:
Cormorán de las Kerguelen
Finnish:
kergueleninmerimetso
French:
Cormoran des Kerguelen
Icelandic:
Skriðskarfur
Italian:
Cormorano delle Kerguelen
Japanese:
kerugerenhimeu
Japanese:
ケルゲレンヒメウ
Dutch:
Kerguelenaalscholver
Norwegian:
Kerguelenskarv
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kerguelenskarv
Polish:
kormoran kerguelenski
Portuguese:
Biguá-das-kerguelen
Russian:
Кергеленский баклан
Slovak:
kormorán kerguelenský
Swedish:
kerguelenskarv
Ukrainian:
Баклан кергеленський
Chinese:
克岛鸬鹚


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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

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Other related concepts

Other synonyms


Catalan: Corb marí de les illes Kerguelen
Czech: Kormorán kerguelenský
Danish: Kerguelenskarv
German: Kerguelen Scharbe, Kerguelenscharb, Kerguelenscharbe
English: Kerguele Islands Shag, Kerguelen Cormorant, Kerguelen Shag
English (IOC): Kerguelen Shag
Spanish: Cormorán de Kerguelen, Cormorán de las Kerguelen
Spanish (Spain): Cormorán de Las Kerguelen
Spanish (HBW): Kerguelen Shag
Estonian: kergueleni kormoran (kergueleni karbas)
Finnish: Kergueleninmerimetso
French: Cormoran des Kerguelen
Hungarian: varacskos kárókatona
Icelandic: Skriðskarfur
Italian: Cormorano delle Kerguelen, Cormorano dell'Isola Kerguelen, Marangone dell'Isola Kerguelen
Japanese: kerugerenhimeu
Japanese: ケルゲレンヒメウ
Scientific: Halieus (Hypoleucus) verrucosus, Leucocarbo verrucosus, Notocarbo verrucosus, Phalacrocorax albiventer verrucosus, Phalacrocorax atriceps verrucosus, Phalacrocorax verrucosus
Lithuanian: Kergeleninis kormoranas
Dutch: Kerguelenaalscholver, Kerguelen-aalscholver
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kerguelenskarv
Norwegian: Kerguelenskarv
Polish: kormoran kerguelenski, kormoran kergueleński
Portuguese: Biguá-das-kerguelen
Russian: Кергеленский баклан
Slovak: kormorán kerguelenský
Serbian: Kergelenski vranac
Swedish: Kerguelenskarv
Turkish: Kerguelen Karabatağı
Ukrainian: Баклан кергеленський
Chinese: 克岛鸬鹚
Chinese (Traditional): 克格連鸕鷀

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