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Keywords: Phalacrocorax carboClose
David Grémillet, Grégoire Kuntz, Anthony J. Woakes, Caroline Gilbert, Jean-Patrice Robin, Yvon Le Maho, Patrick J. Butler
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (22): 4231–4241.
Published: 15 November 2005
... contrast to other marine mammals and seabirds living at high latitudes, Arctic great cormorants Phalacrocorax carbo have very limited thermal insulation because of their partly permeable plumage. They nonetheless winter in Greenland, where they are exposed to very low air and water temperatures...