Hoopoe

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Saw this one catching a butterfly larvae and then spent almost 5 min to remove its spines by means of piercing his beak several times thru larvae body and then tried gulping it several times but always end up in regurgitate same.

This exercise was repeated 3-4 times before Hoopoe successful gulp the entire larvae in one go.



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Munib A. Chaudry

Munib A. Chaudry 2014-11-24T02:36:41+0000

Amazing capture, lovely sighting!

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Vipin Sharma

Vipin Sharma 2015-02-19T15:13:43+0000

Thnx

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Model Canon EOS 7D

Focal Length 300mm

Shutter Speed 1/1250

Aperture F4

ISO 640

Taken At Fri, Nov 21, 2014 4:06 PM

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