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Black-necked Stilt

Black-necked Stilt

A winter migrant, feeding in a brackish lagoon. This is either a female or an immature; not sure which. I think full juvenile plumage would have more extensive scalloping.

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Photo taken @ Puerto Ayora on 3 October 2018 (© Anita363 / Flickr)

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