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Tango Mar, Guanacaste
Costa Rica


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 640 mm
Exposure 1/200 s, f/5.6, ISO 160 
Image size 800 x 533 pixels

IOC Names

Deutsch  Riefenschnabelani Dutch  Groefsnavelani
Italian  Ani beccosolcato Spanish  Garrapatero Asurcado


A communal breeding bird with up to 5 pairs breeding together. Males may be polygamous, but females lay eggs in a single nest. Both sexes incubate the common nest.


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