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Black-necked Stilt, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

May 28, 2013

Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) photographed at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Smyrna, Delaware

Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus Bombay Hook NWR Smyrna DE walking low angle canon 1dx 600mm II IS 1.4x mark III teleconverter

– for larger view and EXIF data, please click on the image – Photograph taken with a Canon 1Dx camera and 600mm f/4 lens II + 1.4x extender III

“Cool fact: Black-necked Stilts have the second-longest legs in proportion to their bodies of any bird, exceeded only by flamingos.” – Cornel Lab

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