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Swallow-tailed Gull

Swallow-tailed Gull

Swallow-tailed Gull (Creagrus furcatus). Endemic.  This is the only nocturnal gull in the world.  Its eyes are larger than those of most gulls.
 
Isla Genovesa, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador. 

 

Canon EOS Elan IIe camera and 70-200 f/2.8 L lens.  Kodak Royal Gold 100 film.