Black Skimmer - Rynchops niger

Bec-en-ciseaux noir

Black Skimmer adult, identification, Behaviour

  • identification
  • comportement
  • pair
  • adult
  • Rayador Americano
  • Talha-mar
  • Amerikanischer Scherenschnabel
  • Rynchops niger
  • Charadriiformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Charadriiformes
Family : Laridae
Species : Black Skimmer

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

by the author
all the pictures

The picture

O.Net ref. : dape129640
Author :
Gender :
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2012 Oct
Country : Brazil (br)
Region : Estado de Mato Grosso
Place : Pôrto Jofre Pôrto Jofre
Lat. : 17° 19' 17'' South
Lng. : 56° 47' 59'' West

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : SONY DSLR-A700

Exposure : 1/500 s

aperture : 5.6


Focal length : 400 mm


Iso : 800


Flash : no