Imperial Shag Photo, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Leucocarbo atriceps



Imperial shag or blue-eyed shag, in tussock grass.  The Imperial Shag is about 30" long and 4-8 lbs, with males averaging larger than females.  It can dive as deep as 80' while foraging for small benthic fish, crustaceans, polychaetes, gastropods and octopuses. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Leucocarbo atriceps, natural history stock photograph, photo id 23761
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Imperial shag or blue-eyed shag, in tussock grass. The Imperial Shag is about 30" long and 4-8 lbs, with males averaging larger than females. It can dive as deep as 80' while foraging for small benthic fish, crustaceans, polychaetes, gastropods and octopuses. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom

Stock Photo: 23761
Species: Imperial shag, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Leucocarbo atriceps
Location: New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
Lat/Long: S 051° 43' 01.99", W 061° 18' 40.61" (Coordinates: -51.71722°, -61.31128°)
Altitude: 32.00m
Format: Digital 2:3
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Updated: November 21, 2017

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