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Australasian Darter

Australasian Darter (Image ID 41307)
Photographed byYolande Lebreux on Mon 25th Nov, 2019 and uploaded on Mon 20th Jul, 2020 .
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ID41307
CommentThis water bird was perched on a branch over the lake. Even though it was in the middle of the day, I found the perfect spot to capture that elegant pose! Its snake-like head with its long straight pointed bill certainly facilitates its preening!
EquipmentNikon D500, Tamron G2 Sp-150-600mm lens with tripod
1/800 sec, f/6.3, ISO 200, focal length 550mm
LocationHomebush Bay, Bicentennial Park, Lake Belvedere, New South Wales
Keywordsfemale, behaviour/display
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