Black scart

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Black scart
Phalacrocorax carbo Vic.jpg
In Victoria, Australie.
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Order: Suliformes
Faimily: Phalacrocoracidae
Genus: Phalacrocorax
Species: P. carbo
Binomial name
Phalacrocorax carbo
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Great Cormorant Range.png
Global range     Year-Roond Range     Simmer Range     Winter Range

The black scart (Phalacrocorax carbo), an aa simply kent as the scart, gormaw, or lorin, is a widespread member o the Phalacrocoracidae faimily o seabirds.[2] The genus name is Laitinised Auncient Greek, frae φαλακρός (phalakros, "bauld") an κόραξ (korax, "raen"), an carbo is Laitin for "charcoal".[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. BirdLife International (2012). "Phalacrocorax carbo". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. Ali, S. (1993). The Book of Indian Birds. Bombay: Bombay Natural History Society. ISBN 978-0-19-563731-1. 
  3. Jobling, James A (2010). The Helm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names. London: Christopher Helm. pp. 90, 301. ISBN 978-1-4081-2501-4.