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Pheasant-tailed Jacana

Hydrophasianus chirurgus

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11 Comments

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

Thank you Arun! Happy New Year to you, too! I look forward to your beautiful spottings in 2013! :-)

Arun
Arun 8 years ago

@YukoChartraw ..Thank you for ur kind words :)

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

I visit this spotting every once in a while. I can't help it! It's so beautiful and picturesque. Such an art piece!

Arun
Arun 8 years ago

Thanks a lot for your kind words PerilsOfPlastic,bhargav.py & saralagamage !!!

Beautiful

bhargav.py
bhargav.py 8 years ago

awesome pic Arun!

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

Awesome ,Arun!

Arun
Arun 8 years ago

@ seema ... yes Jacana can walk on floating vegetation.

Arun
Arun 8 years ago

Thanks a lot vitthal.py & YukoChartraw !!!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Beautiful photo!

Seema
Seema 8 years ago

they walk on the lotus pads, right?

Arun
Spotted by
Arun

India

Spotted on Jan 23, 2012
Submitted on Sep 30, 2012

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