Reed (Long-tailed) Cormorant
Microcarbo africanus
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The reed or long-tailed cormorant is found throughout Tanzania usually on sheltered waterways. The upper 2 photos were taken at Lukuba; the third row photo, in the Okavango delta. The 4th row bird with fish at Mbuyuni Farm near Morogoro, courtesy of Kim Axmann. The 5th-7th row (Lake Naivasha, Semliki WR) and right lower immature (Lake Nakuru) photos are courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst.. The left 8th row bird was at Dar es Salaam, courtesy of Per Holmen. Click the right photo above to see 28 enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Karine Van der Vurst, Valéry Schollaert, Fain Zimmerman
Stuart Webb, Kim Axmann, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 11-02-23