African Skimmer - Rynchops flavirostris

Bec-en-ciseaux d'Afrique

African Skimmeradult breeding, identification

  • identification
  • adult
  • breeding
  • 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. : cala290219
Author :
safari-tanzanie
Plumage : adult, breeding

Shooting

date : 2019 Oct
Country : Namibia (wa)
Region : Zambezi Region
Place : Caprivi Caprivi
Lat. : 17° 49' 17'' South
Lng. : 23° 0' 0'' East

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Exposure : 1/4000 s

aperture : 5.6


Focal length : 800 mm


Iso : 400


Flash : no