The Cape gannet (Morus capensis) originally Sula capensis, is a large seabird of
the gannet family, Sulidae. They are easily identified by their large size, black ...
Cape gannets are easily identified by their large size, silky black and white
plumage and the distinctive golden-yellow hue to their crown and hindneck.
Cape gannets are probably the most amusing coastal birds to watch. They have
quaint protocols and placatory procedures. They're also brilliant fishers.
Cape gannets breed on islands off the coast of Nambia and South Africa.
Name: Cape Gannet; Latin Name: Morus capensis - formerly Sula capensis;
Family: Sulidae; Length: 84 - 94 cm; Habitat: Cape Gannets breed on islands off
Jan 10, 2012 ... Diving into the ocean, the Cape Gannet adopts an aquatic version of flight, an
unbelievable sight you have to see to believe.
The Cape Gannet (Morus capensis) is an easily identified seabird because of its
large size. It is part of the Gannet family: Sulidae. Cape Gannets resemble the ...
Bird Island, in Algoa Bay, South Africa, is home to the largest breeding colony of
Cape gannets in the world. The Island now forms part of Addo Elephant ...
Cape gannets are found in coastal areas of sub-Saharan Africa, from the Gulf of
Guinea on the west coast to South Africa and to Mozambique, occasionally ...
The Cape Gannet (Morus capensis) is losing 1% of its population per annum,
which means that in the last 50 years, we have lost 50% of the Gannet population