Brandt's cormorant

\ ˈbran(t)s- \

Definition of Brandt's cormorant

: a large chiefly greenish black cormorant (Phalacrocorax penicillatus) of the Pacific coast of North America

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History and Etymology for Brandt's cormorant

after J.F. Von Brandt †1879 German zoologist

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“Brandt's cormorant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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