African Skimmer - Rynchops flavirostris

Bec-en-ciseaux d'Afrique

African Skimmeradult, fishing/hunting

  • fishing/hunting
  • adult
  • Rayador Africano
  • Bico-de-tesoura-africano
  • Afrikanischer Scherenschnabel
  • Rynchops flavirostris
  • Charadriiformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Charadriiformes
Family : Laridae
Species : African Skimmer

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

by the author
all the pictures

The picture

O.Net ref. : cala167472
Author :
safari-tanzanie
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2007 Feb
Country : Tanzania (tz)
Place : Selous Game Reserve Selous Game Reserve
Lat. : 9° 0' 0'' South
Lng. : 37° 30' 0'' East

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II

Exposure : 1/800 s

aperture : 14


Focal length : 300 mm


Iso : 400


Flash : no