Black Skimmer

Rynchops niger

ML72084011


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Kathie Rosse
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eBird Checklist S39959654
Alfred McKethan Park (Pine Island)
Hernando, Florida, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 28.5686, -82.6558 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

This Black Skimmer is laying prostrate in the sand as if sunbathing. At first I thought maybe it was ill, but then hopped up joined the flock and was bright-eyed.

Technical Information

Model
DSC-HX400V
Lens model
4.3-215mm f/2.8-6.3
f-stop
f/6.3
Focal length
215 mm
Shutter speed
1/800 sec
ISO
80
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
4,425KB
Dimensions
5184 x 2513

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