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Crested Caracara

Caracara cheriway

Description:

A mostly dark bird, they have long yellow legs and a white crest on the top of the head. They are commonly seen running on the ground.

Habitat:

They are found from southern Texas south to South America. They are also found in Florida occasionally and are spreading North in the US quite rapidly. They prefer open country.

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2 Comments

ConorSheaWing
ConorSheaWing 8 years ago

Texas is obviously being really good to you lol. Nice spot.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Fantastic!!

AshleyT
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AshleyT

Port Isabel, Texas, USA

Spotted on Mar 8, 2013
Submitted on Mar 22, 2013

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