Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cormorants :: Indian Cormorant
Indian Cormorant Phalacrocorax fuscicollis
Described by: Stephens (1826)
Alternate common name(s): Indian Shag
Old scientific name(s): Hypoleucos fuscicollis
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RangePakistan, India and se. Asia;
W. Pakistan (Indus River Valley and tributaries, Lalsohanran Lake in Bahawalpur near Sutlej River, Ghanspur Jheel in Jacobabad, e. Narra lakes, Sind), India (Himalayan foothills w. to Assam), Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, s. Burma, c. and se. Thailand (Samut Sakorn), Malay Peninsula, Cambodia and s. Vietnam (Mekong Delta).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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