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  Indian Cormorant (non-breeding plumage)

 

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An adult Indian Cormorant, fishing in the waters around the Sunken Palace in Jaipur (fig.).

 

Adults are overall black with a whitish chin and lower head-sides, and uneven whitish to pale brown streak-like markings on the lower throat and breast.

 

  Indian Cormorant (non-breeding plumage)

 

  Indian Cormorant (non-breeding plumage)

 

It lacks the yellow and white colouring around the face and throat of the Great Cormorant (fig.). See also List of Thai Animal Names.

INDEX BIRDS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA

See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.