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Black-Necked Stilt

Himantopus mexicanus

Description:

A small stilt about 15cm big laboriously looking for food.

Habitat:

This pictures were taken at a mangrove lagoon in the Pacific coast of Mexico.

Notes:

Unlike other birds in the estuary this one was exceptionally shy and would not let me get closer than 15m

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2 Comments

EsEverde
EsEverde 8 years ago

Thanks Sachin, waking in black and white he surly is a distinguished fellow! (I edited the pics, the last one is now the second one)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Lovely pictures, specially last one,,

EsEverde
Spotted by
EsEverde

Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 7, 2012
Submitted on Apr 7, 2012

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