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Spotted Shag (Phalacrocorax punctatus)

Spotted Shag (Phalacrocorax punctatus)

Spotted Shag (Phalacrocorax punctatus)

Class: Aves
Family: Phalacrocoracidae
Common Name: Spotted Shag
Genus: Phalacrocorax
Species Name: punctatus

About The Spotted Shag

The Spotted Shag breeds solely on the coastline of New Zealand including offshore islands (del Hoyo et al. 1992).

Rights Holder: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
Bibliographic Citation: BirdLife International 2012. Phalacrocorax punctatus. In: IUCN 2014 . IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1 . <www.iucnredlist.org>

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New Zealand

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