Family: Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants)
Authority: (Wahlberg, 1855)
Red List Category
This species is listed as Near Threatened owing to its small population, which is thought to be stable. However, the species faces threats from disturbance and marine pollution. If these increase a decline could be triggered, possibly qualifying the species for a higher threat category (it almost qualifies for listing under criterion C1).
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Microcarbo coronatus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2017.