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Scarlet Ibis

Eudocimus ruber

Description:

Bright vibrant color

Habitat:

Central Park Zoo - rain forest


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4 Comments

kdpicturemaker
kdpicturemaker 3 years ago

Stunning colour Yasser. If these flew in formation flocks as our white ibis do in Australia it would look like a spectacular flying sunset. Is the story behind their colouring similar to that of pink Flamingo?

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

Cute..

keithp2012
keithp2012 6 years ago

I am not sure if it's the lighting, but this one looks more Orange than Red.

peter
peter 6 years ago

I recently spotted one in Brazil and had the same reaction as you! http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/259...

davidagamorim
davidagamorim 6 years ago

Really amazing!
Didn't knew there was such beautiful animal :$

NYC, New York, USA

Lat: 40.77, Long: -73.97

Spotted on Apr 8, 2010
Submitted on Apr 8, 2010

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