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African jacanas are waders in the family Jacanidae, identifiable by long toes and long claws that enable them to walk on floating vegetation in shallow lakes, their preferred habitat. Jacanas are found worldwide within the tropical zone, and this species is found in sub-saharan Africa.

Similar species: Waders, Gulls, Auks, Etc.
Species identified by Albert Kang
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By Albert Kang

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Uploaded Sep 24, 2016. Captured Mar 13, 2014 21:23 in Unnamed Road, South Africa.
  • NIKON D5200
  • f/5.6
  • 1/500s
  • ISO360
  • 300mm