Robert McGowan and Christopher McInerny / July 2020 – vol. 113, issue 7, pp 418–421 Abstract The previously acknowledged first British record of ‘Continental Cormorant’ Phalacrocorax carbo sinensisconcerned a specimen from Christchurch, Dorset, in February 1873. Upon review, the specimen was reidentified as being of the nominate form P. c. carbo. A specimen from Orkney in March 1873 meets the recognised criteria for P. c. sinensis and becomes the... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.