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2013.06.18 20:14:02
Plumbeous Rail (Pardirallus sanguinolentus), Chiloe Island, Chile

Plumbeous Rail (Pardirallus sanguinolentus), Chiloé Island, Chile

 

Momentarily abandoning its shelter in the reed bed at dawn, a Plumbeous Rail, Pardirallus sanguinolentus, probes the shallow water in the bank of a river in Chiloe Island, Chile, looking for worms and other invertebrate prey living in the mud. Unusually for a rail, it sometimes walks out in the open while hunting, especially in the dim first light of day or at dusk, allowing for brief glimpses of its otherwise secretive life.

 

Abandonando momentáneamente su refugio en el juncal al amanecer mientras busca alimento, un Pidén, Pardirallus sanguinolentus, sondea las aguas someras en la orilla de un rio en la isla de Chiloé, en Los Lagos, Chile, cazando gusanos y otros invertebrados en el lodo. Inusualmente para un rálido, ocasionalmente atraviesa espacios abiertos mientras se alimenta, permitiendo breves vistas de su generalmente oculta vida, especialmente en la semipenumbra al alba o en el crepúsculo.

 

Rodrigo Tapia J. - Ornithologist / Tour Leader, Far South Expeditions

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