Two adults and a juvenile on the ground

Two adults and a juvenile on the ground
Species: Red-tailed Tropicbird   Phaethon rubricauda
Subspecies: rubricauda
Author: Josh Engel
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Added to IBC: 5 Jun 2008 - 00:00
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Altitude (m): 
143 meters


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Josh Engel, IBC1164292. Video of Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda at Nosy Be Island, Madagascar. Accessible at

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