cormorant

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Synonyms for cormorant

large voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish

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We obtained 224 great crested grebes (Podiceps cristatus), 16 great black-headed gulls (Larus ichthyaetus), 15 brown-headed gulls (Larus brunnicephalus), 9 bar-headed geese (Anser indicus), 5 ruddy shelducks (Tadorna ferruginea), 3 great cormorants (Phalacrocorax carbo), and 1 common coot (family Rallidae) (Figure 1).
Samples from great cormorants and a common coot were not obtained and tested.
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