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Nazca Booby

Nazca Booby

PEEKABOO- Birds like these where ornamented into fabrics with color designs in pre-inca times. These designs were only worn by the Incas or Kings.  Here is a close-up of a Nazca Booby. Can anyone guess where this amazing bird can be seen?

PEEKABOO- Birds like these where ornamented into fabrics with color designs in pre-inca times. These designs were only worn by the Incas or Kings. Here is a close-up of a Nazca Booby. Can anyone guess where this amazing bird can be seen?

Incredible Wildlife Shots by Rob Kroenert (13 photos)

I'm still going through the photos from my trip to the Galapagos earlier this year. Here's another close-up of a Nazca Booby, taken on Genovesa island.

Bird Bullying Perpetuated    Native to the Galápagos Islands, Nazca boobies nest in huge, crowded colonies, where adults frequently bite and peck their neighbors’ chicks. A Wake Forest University-led study shows that the birds more frequently abused as chicks are more likely to engage in such bullying as adults. Researchers are examining the role of early exposure to avian stress hormones in driving violent tendencies later in life.

Wild Things: Piranhas, Nazca Boobies, Glowing Millipedes

A Nazca booby bites an unrelated chick. An October 2011 study finds that abused chicks are likely to grow up as abusers themselves.

Nazca Booby Puerto Suarez - Galapagos

A Nazca Booby poses on Puerto Suarez in the Galapagos Islands

Lava or Galápagos Heron - endemic to Galápagos Islands

Lava or Galápagos Heron - endemic to Galápagos Islands

Nazca Booby Chick

This Nazca booby chick looked like a pile of cotton with a beak. The Nazca is one of three different species of booby that I photographed while in the Galapagos

Nazca Booby - nazca-booby-landing-added-to-bottom-of-frame-_mg_2292-punta-suarez-hood-island-espanola-galapagos.jpg (800×541)

The Nazca Booby (Sula granti) is a booby found in the eastern Pacific Ocean, primarily on the Galápagos Islands and on Clipperton Island.

Genovesa Island, Galapagos, Ecuador — by Diagnosis Wanderlust. Nazca Booby - Baby. El Barranco, also known as Prince Phillip's steps, on Genovesa Island are carved into the rocks...

Genovesa Island, Galapagos, Ecuador — by Diagnosis Wanderlust

El Barranco, also known as Prince Phillip's steps, on Genovesa Island are carved into the rocks of a steep cliff from.

Genovesa Island, Galapagos, Ecuador — by Diagnosis Wanderlust. Nazca Booby. El Barranco, also known as Prince Phillip's steps, on Genovesa Island are carved into the rocks of a...

Genovesa Island, Galapagos, Ecuador — by Diagnosis Wanderlust

El Barranco, also known as Prince Phillip's steps, on Genovesa Island are carved into the rocks of a steep cliff from the.

The Nazca Booby (Sula granti), shown here inventral view, and in-flight around Espanola Island.

The Nazca Booby (Sula granti), shown here inventral view, and in-flight around Espanola Island.

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