Phaethon rubricauda   Red-tailed Tropicbird  Rooipylstert
Red-tailed Tropicbird
Dabchick Wildlife Estate, Jan 2012

A vagrant. An extraordinary record of this pelagic species of which one was found grounded on Dabchick Wildlife Estate, Rankin's Pass in Jan 2012 following a cyclone event (Cyclone Funso) in the Mozambique Channel.
Red-tailed Tropicbird Waterberg distribution

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