Microcarbo melanoleucos Vieillot 1817 (little pied cormorant)

Aves - Suliformes - Phalacrocoracidae

Alternative combinations: Hydrocorax melanoleucos, Phalacrocorax melanoleucos

Belongs to Microcarbo according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also del Hoyo et al. 2014 and Worthy 1998

Sister taxa: Microcarbo africanus, Microcarbo coronatus, Microcarbo niger, Microcarbo pygmaeus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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