Grand Theft!

The Galápagos Islands

Genovesa (general)
Genovesa (birds)

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All looked calm amongst the breeding birds, but a closer look revealed that this Red-footed Booby was taking a stick from the nest of a Great Frigatebird!

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The Frigatebird noisly voiced his anger, and tried to get it back, but he seemed reluctant to move further than he could strecth out towards the Booby.


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