Podargus papuensis. Almost indistinguishable from the branch...
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Image #cld1610331
SpeciesPodargus papuensis
LocalityPapua, Indonesia
DescriptionAlmost indistinguishable from the branch on which it rests, a Papuan Frogmouth perches motionless next to its chick. Like other frogmouths, these birds scarcely build any nest at all and rely on camouflage to escape the detection of predators. 
Keywordsanimal | bird | camouflage | fauna | frogmouth | guinea | irian | jaya | juvenile | nest | nestling | new | nocturnal | papuan | podargidae | west | wildlife


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