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Spotted shag, Phalacrocorax punctatus, AV201

Physical Description

Study skin of a shag with its body in a straight line with its tail. Has plumes of feathers on its head. Head is facing forward with the beak facing forward, with the neck twisted toward its PR side. Wings are folded back against the body. Legs are crossed in front of the tail.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 195 x 570 x 160mm

Sex

Female

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