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Flightless Cormorant Phalacrocorax harrisi



Family: Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants)

Authority: Rothschild, 1898

Red List Category

Criteria: D2

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Justification of Red List category
This species qualifies as Vulnerable because it occupies an extremely small range, comprising only two locations, and its status could change in a short space of time, such that it qualifies as Critically Endangered, or even Extinct, owing to potential future threats.



Population size: 1338

Population trend: Stable

Distribution size (breeding/resident): 5,900 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Attributes
Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Phalacrocorax harrisi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/01/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/01/2017.