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Lleida Steppes, Catalonia


Make Nikon D300
Lens Nikkor AF-S VR 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6G   at 270 mm
Exposure 1/320 s, f/5, ISO 400 
Image size 800 x 529 pixels

IOC Names

Deutsch  Spießflughuhn Dutch  Witbuikzandhoen
Italian  Grandule mediterranea Spanish  Ganga Ibérica


This sandgrouse was immobile near the car .


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Pin-tailed Sandgrouse female
Pterocles alchata
Ganga cata

Jean-Michel PAULUS