Eating a baby turtle (red-eared slider or red-bellied cooter, can't tell which). It was quite a struggle but eventually swallowed.
Palm Beach County, Florida, US
Two White Ibis busy with looking for grubs on this lawn in Carriage Hill, Casselberry, Florida
White Ibis - Eudocimus albus (8 on 'Ibis Cay', Patricks Island dyke roads, Grand Cayman. Photo: Ann Stafford, July 31, 2011.
Long- and short-stay casual visitor in all months, Grand Cayman, mainly August to May; rare on passage, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac.
Birds of the Cayman Islands 2013 by Patricia E. Bradley and Yves-Jacques Rey-Millet, p.91.
Adultos y juveniles
The American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) is a species of bird in the ibis family Threskiornithidae. It is found from the mid-Atlantic and Gulf Coast of the United States south through most of the New World tropics. This particular ibis is a medium-sized bird with an overall white plumage, bright red-orange down-curved bill and long legs, and black wing tips that are usually only visible in flight. Males are larger and have longer bills than females....