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Cactus Wren with Grasshopper
Cactus Wren with grasshopper (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus subsp. couesi) Photographed on a wall in an urban setting surrounded by an over grazed desert grassland of the Chihuahuan Desert with scattered cacti and desert shrubs at ca. 1,239 m (4,060 ft) elevation. Marathon, Brewster County, Texas, USA.
Habitat
Wall in an urban setting surrounded by an over grazed desert grassland of the Chihuahuan Desert with scattered cacti and desert shrubs at ca. 1,239 m (4,060 ft) elevation.
Location
Marathon, Brewster County, Texas, USA
Date taken
May 2014
Scientific name
Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus
Equipment used
Canon
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This is a real big one for this Wren ... amazing catch and capture ...
Tfs three wonderful images, Stanley ...
 
Great capture, I mean for both of you!! Brilliant action shot in a fabulous setting, Stanley!! tfs.
 
Supporter
LOL! Well that's a mouthful and hopefully should satisfy it and its young ones for awhile ;)

A beautiful moment to capture Stanley.
 
Superb detail and clarity in this beautiful capture Stanley !!! Thanks for sharing.
 
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What a wonderful image, catching him with that 'hopper in his bill.

Nice work Stanley - it seems ages since I saw the last picture of this one coming in.
 
Wow, that grasshopper almost matches the bird's coloring. An excellent capture Stanley!!

Vicki
 

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