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Great-tailed Grackle

Quiscalus Mexicanus

Description:

Now I know you cannot really see what is in this picture because it gets cut out but that is actually the reason I love this picture. I just missed it by a second but I think it adds to it a bit. Saw this guy in Cancun when I went there for vacation and they are EVERYWHERE, so that is how I'm sure of what kind of bird it is.



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4 Comments

antondazomb
antondazomb 5 years ago

Many thanks, wow it's been a while since I've been on here, dont see many winters critters here in Oakville, I might have a pic of the whole guy in my files. I'll check it out

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo 6 years ago

Perhaps if you have another pic to add as a second pic in case someone wants to see the whole bird ;) - but I absolutely LOVE this pic! Thanks for sharing!

antondazomb
antondazomb 6 years ago

Thanks lol Ya I hate when you miss that perfect shot, but sometimes you get something just as good by mistake.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Ha! Very artistic. So many of my creatures say 'I can't wait around for ever' too. :)

Coatzacoalcos, Mexico

Lat: 21.49, Long: -86.95

Spotted on Jan 28, 2009
Submitted on Dec 3, 2012

Spotted for missions

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