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Carib Grackle

Quiscalus lugubris

Description:

This all black bird is a member of the blackbird family. It has yellow eyes, and ends in a wedge-shaped tail. While this is a gregarious bird it has a predatory nature, feeding on eggs and young chicks of other birds.

Habitat:

This little guy was hanging around one of the restaurants at Cas en Bas Beach.

Notes:

*Location is approximate* Spotted at Cas en Bas Beach. First reference for identification: "A Bird Watcher's Guide Pigeon Island", p33, by Robert J. Devaux Obe, 1996. Other reference: http://ibc.lynxeds.com/photo/carib-grack...

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3 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 7 months ago

Your welcome, armadeus.4....

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 7 months ago

Thank you maplemoth!!!

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 7 months ago

A beautiful photo....

Saint Lucia

Lat: 14.09, Long: -60.93

Spotted on Jan 7, 2015
Submitted on Feb 12, 2015

Reference

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