Family PHALACROCORACIDAE (DIVING FISHERS)

Family PHALACROCORACIDAE (DIVING FISHERS).

CORMORANTS and DARTERS.

Bill hooked at tip with smooth margins, or straight and pointed with toothed margins. Nostrils nearly obsolete. Plumage blackish. Tail of twelve or four¬teen stiff feathers. After-shaft wanting. Web between toes not emarginate.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Family PHALACROCORACIDAE
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
234
M_ID: 
2425
M_SN: 
Phalacrocoracidae
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
13086

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