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Cream-coloured courser

Cursorius cursor

Description:

It wasn't very abundant on the island and this was the only specimen I managed to photograph close enough. I never saw it fly as it prefers to run away from danger. It is pretty big seeing the rest of the bird fauna of the island.

Habitat:

a small river near a beach surrounded by rocky desert


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11 Comments

Thankyou!

NatalieSmrekar
NatalieSmrekar 5 years ago

Great pics !

Thankyou very much James :)

James McNair
James McNair 5 years ago

Beautiful

thankyou Marta and Mark :D

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Nice looking bird and great pics.

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Nice spotting!

thankyou maria :) I find it strange that this is the first time I observed this bird, as it has a very wide range

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Lovely spotting! This is only the second posting of this species on Noah - congratulations!

thankyou armadeus :)

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 5 years ago

Great pics Adriano! Thank you for sharing :)

Cape Verde

Lat: 16.01, Long: -22.91

Spotted on Jul 7, 2014
Submitted on Sep 8, 2014

Spotted for Mission

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