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 (1-14); the third row photo, in the Okavango delta (3-16). The 4th row bird with fish at Mbuyuni Farm near Morogoro (1-19), courtesy of Kim Axmann. The 5th row (Lake Naivasha, 1-17) and right lower immature (Lake Nakuru, 1-17) photos are courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst.. The left 6th row bird was at Dar es Salaam (11-21), 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 © 2001-22 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: 7-03-22