Pauraque, Nyctidromus albicollis, common pauraque, nightjar, bird, texas, usa

Pauraque (Nyctidromus albicollis)

This is a photo of a day-roosting (Common) Pauraque (Nyctidromus albicollis) which I took in Southern Texas a few years ago. I find it amazing that, even though this is a close-up photo and the bird almost fills the frame, it’s still really well camouflaged!

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  1. Sherry Felix says:

    Amazingly cryptic coloration.


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