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Snowy Sheathbill (Chionis albus) in flight, Carcass Island, Falklands

Snowy Sheathbill (Chionis albus) in flight, Carcass Island, Falklands

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Uploaded 08 Feb 2017 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2017
From collection: Falkland Islands
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The snowy sheathbill , also known as the greater sheathbill, pale-faced sheathbill, and paddy, is one of two species of sheathbill. It is usually found on the ground. It is the only land bird native to Antarctica.
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