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KY DOWN UNDER

I was able to capture this little guys photo at the Kentucky Down Under. The Tawny Frogmouths feathers are mottled in color and they rely on their feathers to k...
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I was able to capture this little guys photo at the Kentucky Down Under. The Tawny Frogmouths feathers are mottled in color and they rely on their feathers to keep them camouflaged against a tree during the daytime. Frogmouths use their whole open mouth and tongue as a lure. They are nocturnal and belong to the "nightjar" family.
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sam58
 
sam58 June 24, 2013
very nice shot !
aprilrena
aprilrena June 26, 2013
Thank you so much!! I appreciate your kind comment :)
kirksmallwood
 
kirksmallwood July 04, 2013
so cute!
aprilrena
aprilrena July 04, 2013
Thank you so much! ! I appreciate the nice comment. :)
hwishnick PRO+
 
hwishnick August 09, 2013
He almost looks like a statue.
aprilrena
aprilrena August 10, 2013
Thank you for commenting :) This was a very cooperative bird!
susanneradke
 
susanneradke September 12, 2013
I love him!
aprilrena
aprilrena October 16, 2013
i am SO glad you love him!! LOL! He is quite adorable :)
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carolcardillo October 07, 2013
I belong to the nightjar family too. This is a beauty, April! Good texture (like a tree...), cool eyes, and the black background is great!
aprilrena
aprilrena October 16, 2013
Thank you Carol!! LOL, yes I believe you do belong to the nightjar family, so did I once, LOL. I worked 12 hour night shifts for 9 years. :D