Your login:

Password:

Stay signed in

Enter your login name or your email address and click on Send reminder to receive a reminder by email.


Welcome Guest

Great Cormorant (carbo)

Phalacrocorax carbo carbo (Linnaeus, 1758)




(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Phalacrocoracidae
Genus:
  Phalacrocorax

Scientific:
  Phalacrocorax carbo carbo

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.133

Protonym:
  Pelecanus Carbo

Avibase ID:
  CACDB3FA42C46E61

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CACDB3FA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174716

Geographic range:

  • Phalacrocorax carbo carbo: N Europe and n N America; winters to Gulf coast, nw Africa
English:
Great Cormorant (carbo)
Catalan:
Corb marí gros (atlàntic nord)
Czech:
kormorán velký (ssp. carbo)
Danish:
Skarv, Storskarv (ssp. carbo)
German:
Kormoran (carbo)
Spanish:
Cormorán Grande (Atlántico norte)
Spanish (Spain):
Cormorán grande (Atlántico norte)
Finnish:
merimetso (carbo)
French:
Grand Cormoran (carbo)
Hungarian:
Kárókatona (Északi-Atlantikus)
Icelandic:
Dílaskarfur (carbo)
Italian:
Cormorano (carbo)
Japanese (romaji):
kawau (carbo)
Japanese:
カワウ (carbo)
Lithuanian:
Didysis kormoranas (carbo)
Dutch:
Aalscholver (Noord-Atlantische)
Norwegian:
storskarv (carbo)
Polish:
kormoran (carbo)
Russian:
Большой баклан (carbo)
Slovak:
kormorán čierny (skup.)
Serbian:
Veliki vranac (carbo)
Swedish:
storskarv (carbo)
Ukrainian:
Баклан великий (підвид carbo)
Chinese:
普通鸬鹚 (carbo)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo
Clements, version 2021:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Great Cormorant (Northern) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Great Cormorant (North Atlantic) ( Phalacrocorax carbo carbo) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phalacrocorax carbo carbo [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: nominal subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Phalacrocorax carbo

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 

Highlight taxa in a checklist (shown in red)

Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Grootduiker (Noord Atlantiese)
Arabic: غاق كبير (carbo)
Asturian: Cuervu marín grande (atlántico norte)
Azerbaijani: İri qarabatdaq (carbo yarımnövü)
Bulgarian: Голям корморан (ssp. carbo)
Catalan: Corb marí gros, Corb marí gros (atlàntic nord)
Czech: kormorán velký (ssp. carbo)
Danish: Skarv (Storskarv), Skarv, Storskarv (ssp. carbo)
German: Kormoran, Kormoran (carbo)
Greek: Κορμοράνος (carbo)
English: Great Cormorant, Great Cormorant (carbo), Great Cormorant (North Atlantic), Great Cormorant (Northern)
English, HBW: Great Cormorant (North Atlantic)
English (IOC): Great Cormorant (North Atlantic)
English (New Zealand): Black Shag (North Atlantic)
English (United States): Great Cormorant (North Atlantic)
Spanish: Cormorán grande, Cormorán Grande (Atlántico norte), Cormorán Grande (carbo)
Spanish (Spain): Cormorán grande (Atlántico norte), Cormorán Grande (carbo)
Spanish (HBW): Great Cormorant (North Atlantic)
Estonian: atlandi kormoran (atlandi karbas), Atlandi kormoran e. atlandi karbas
Basque: Ubarroi handia (carbo)
Persian: باکلان بزرگ (carbo)
Finnish: Merimetso, merimetso (alalaji carbo), merimetso (carbo)
Faroese: Hiplingur, Hiplingur (carbo)
French: Grand Cormoran, Grand Cormoran (Atlantique), Grand Cormoran (carbo), Grand Cormoran (forme de l'Atlantique), Grand Cormoran atlantique
Galician: Corvo mariño grande (Atlántico norte)
Hebrew: קורמורן גדול (צפון אטלנטי)
Hungarian: Kárókatona (Északi-Atlantikus)
Armenian: Մեծ ձկնկուլ (carbo)
Icelandic: Dílaskarfur (carbo)
Italian: Cormorano (carbo), Marangone
Japanese (romaji): kawau (carbo)
Japanese: カワウ (carbo)
Scientific: Pelecanus Carbo, Phalacrocorax carbo carbo
Lithuanian: Didysis kormoranas (carbo)
Dutch: Aalscholver (Noord-Atlantische), Grote Aalscholver
Norwegian: Storskarv (carbo), Storskarv, underarten carbo
Polish: kormoran (carbo)
Portuguese (Portugal): Corvo-marinho-comum (carbo)
Russian: Большой баклан (carbo)
Slovak: kormorán čierny, kormorán čierny (skup.)
Slovenian: Kormoran (carbo), Veliki kormoran (carbo)
Serbian: Veliki vranac (carbo)
Swedish: storskarv (carbo)
Thai: นกกาน้ำใหญ่ (แอตแลนติกเหนือ)
Turkish: Karabatak (carbo)
Ukrainian: Баклан великий (підвид carbo)
Chinese: 普通鸬鹚 (carbo)

Avibase has been visited 330,626,957 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy