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Haematopus unicolor (Variable Oystercatcher)

I think this poor guy has three different banding systems around his legs.


Altitude: 2m (6 feet)
Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Thursday, November 23rd, 2006 at 4:37 PM
Exposure: 1/160 sec at f9.0
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor at 200mm
(equivalent field of view of a 300mm lens on a 35mm camera)
With cropping (you see 56% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 400mm lens on a 35mm camera
Location:
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Region: Oceania, Polynesia
Scientific Name: species related to Haematopus unicolor (Variable Oystercatcher)
Tag: bird, seashore, band
Larger image: 1999 x 1328
Raw image: 3216 x 2136

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