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Object: Bounty Island Shag, Leucocarbo ranfurlyi

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Registration Number OR.021488/a
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Phalacrocoracidae
Scientific name Leucocarbo ranfurlyi
Common / Maori name Bounty Island Shag, Cormorant
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected Bounty Islands
Precise locality Proclamation Island, Bounty Islands
Collected by van Tets, G
Date collected 19 Nov 1978
Section Birds
Bounty Island shag eggs collected by Dr Gerry van Tets on Proclamation Island, Bounty Islands on 19 November 1978. Te Papa holds eight Bounty Island shag eggs from five clutches.

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