A lava heron (Butorides striata sundevalli) hunts for food from the rocky shoreline on Isla Baltra. This Galapagos population is a subspecies of striated heron, and they exhibit a wide variation of coloration patterns. As a solitary species, they primarily occur in mangroves, lagoons, and the marine nearshore zone.
February 5th, 2024
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