Imperial Shag Photos, Phalacrocorax atriceps


Photos of Phalacrocorax atriceps, Imperial shag
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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, Leucocarbo atriceps, Phalacrocorax atriceps, New Island 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, Leucocarbo atriceps, Phalacrocorax atriceps, New Island South Georgia shag, or Imperial shag, a type of cormorant, in flight alongside South Georgia Island, Leucocarbo atriceps georgianus, Phalacrocorax atriceps georgianus Imperial shag, or blue-eyed shag, Leucocarbo atriceps, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Livingston Island Imperial shag, or blue-eyed shag, Leucocarbo atriceps, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Livingston Island Colony of nesting black-browed albatross, rockhopper penguins and Imperial shags, set high above the ocean on tussock grass-covered seacliffs, Eudyptes chrysocome, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Thalassarche melanophrys, Westpoint Island Colony of nesting black-browed albatross, rockhopper penguins and Imperial shags, set high above the ocean on tussock grass-covered seacliffs, Eudyptes chrysocome, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Thalassarche melanophrys, Westpoint Island Colony of nesting black-browed albatross, rockhopper penguins and Imperial shags, set high above the ocean on tussock grass-covered seacliffs, Eudyptes chrysocome, Phalacrocorax atriceps, Thalassarche melanophrys, Westpoint Island

Updated: January 19, 2022

Species permalink: Phalacrocorax atriceps
Common name permalink: Imperial shag
Keyword permalink: ATRICEPS