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Blue footed booby

Sula nebouxii

Description:

Showing the blue footed (courting)! "The courtship of the Blue-footed Booby consists of the male flaunting his blue feet and dancing to impress the female. During the dance, the male will spread his wings and stamp his feet on the ground."

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44 Comments (1–25)

Pat10
Pat10 2 years ago

It is a beautiful bird. It seems to fly! It has amazing blue feet. Your picture is very lovely. Your bird is funny.

Form II Brown 2018
Saint George's School

Pat10
Pat10 3 years ago

What a nice bird! It has beautiful feet!
Form II Brown
Saint George`s School

Fantastic picture and bird!

Pedro Beirão
Pedro Beirão 6 years ago

Great snapshot! ty for sharing

gmedinaerick
gmedinaerick 6 years ago

Thanks patty, best wishes for you!! =)

Claudio Marques
Claudio Marques 6 years ago

Speechless. Just Wonderfull!

patty
patty 6 years ago

Yes, it is fantastic animal Lu and Santi, isn´t it? Great spotting and picture gmedinaerick (I always show it to my students as it is a favorite of the favorites =) )

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 7 years ago

Fantastic shot!!! One in a life time!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Congrats, your spotting has been featured in the Project Noah Valentine's Day blog! http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/4308288...

Seema
Seema 7 years ago

amazing shot

flybeasley
flybeasley 8 years ago

Starting this Friday the Blue Footed Booby in 3D.

What a great photo!! Looks like it is going to land on you.

MaryEvans2
MaryEvans2 8 years ago

Incredible spot and photo!

MaithiliSave
MaithiliSave 8 years ago

Too good..

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 8 years ago

Awesome Capture! looks like he's going to come through the screen right at me! Very very very cool!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 8 years ago

Muchas gracias amigo. Fabuloso!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Love these birds - this is a great photo !

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

Congratulations!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Congratulations!,, fabulous click,

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Nice! congratulations!

Atul
Atul 8 years ago

super spotting and congratulations !

Angelzero2006
Angelzero2006 8 years ago

oh wow! that's a nice action shot. Great view. Bravo

tibiprada
tibiprada 8 years ago

Fabulous !

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Awesome - congratulations!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

fantastic!!

Birding For Fun
Birding For Fun 8 years ago

Just...Wow!

gmedinaerick
Spotted by
gmedinaerick

Sinaloa, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 19, 2012
Submitted on Apr 19, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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