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Snail Kite  (juvenile)
Snail Kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis sociabilis) juvenile.
Habitat
Shrimp farm, highly disturbed Pacific dry tropical forest at ca. 85 m (279 ft) elevation.
Location
Edge of a shrimp farm along Bebederos Road near Cañas, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica.
Date taken
July 2023
Scientific name
Rostrhamus sociabilis
Equipment used
Canon
excellent inflight capture of this attractive youngster, Stanley, well done, many tfs!!
 
Oh my word! Incredible detail and focusing, Stanley!
 
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That's a fantastic picture you've taken of this kite Stanley.

An excellent job my friend - thanks lad.
 

Media information

Category
Central & South America & Mexico
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
171
Comment count
5

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/2000 second(s)
ISO
1250
Filename
Snail Kite (female juvenile) Bebedero Road near Canas, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica.jpg
File size
100.5 KB
Date taken
Sat, 01 July 2023 1:28 PM
Dimensions
1024px x 617px

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