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Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans) Paracas, Ica, Peru. Mar 20, 2022 Elegant tern,Geotagged,Peru,Summer,Thalasseus elegans Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Elegant tern (Thalasseus elegans)

Paracas, Ica, Peru. Mar 20, 2022

    comments (4)

  1. Elegant it is. Posted 9 days ago
    1. For sure! As are all terns! Posted 9 days ago
  2. VERY impressive in-flight shot! Posted 9 days ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy :) Mirrorless has definitely helped me with Birds in Flight shots! Posted 9 days ago

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The elegant tern is a tern in the family Laridae. It breeds on the Pacific coasts of the southern United States and Mexico and winters south to Peru, Ecuador and Chile.

Similar species: Shorebirds And Allies
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded May 13, 2022. Captured Mar 20, 2022 16:14 in 051, Paracas 11550, Peru.
  • Canon EOS R6
  • f/10.0
  • 1/3200s
  • ISO1250
  • 500mm