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Black-winged Stilt; Cigüeñuela

Himantopus himantopus


Coastal marshes

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LucBertrand 6 years ago

it must be funny to see them fly with that hahahahah :))

They are very common here but they often wade in deep water! But you cannot miss them when they fly! Looks like they have a long pink tail!

LucBertrand 6 years ago

Very long legs!!!! hihi great find and nice pictures

Isla Cristina, Andalucía, Spain

Lat: 37.22, Long: -7.32

Spotted on Dec 24, 2011
Submitted on Feb 13, 2012

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