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All About Birds: Cormorant (22 Pics)

#13 Great Cormorant

Length - 0.9 m. Wingspan - 1.5 m. Bodyweight can range from 1.8 to 3 kg.

The plumage is black with a green tint, the throat and cheeks are white, the beak is framed by unfeathered yellow skin. On the head, there is a large black crest.

#14 Double-Crested Cormorant

Body length - 0.7 - 0.9 m. Weight varies from 1.5 to 2.5 kg. Feather color - dark brown or black with greenish or bronze tint.

The color of the skin under the eyes, beak, and in the neck area is orange-yellow. The limbs are black. Before nesting, a tuft of black feathers grows on the head, the eyelids turn blue.

#15 Pelagic Cormorant

The average body length is 0.75 m. The wingspan is -1.1 m. The weight is 1.5 kg.

The feathers are colored black with a metallic shade, the skin in the beak area is dark red. There is a crest on the crown of the head.

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