SEEN IN THE GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS
It seems as though the introduced mammal species has migrated right into the booby page. The peculiar behavior illustrated here is referred to as "bird watching". The following pictures will illustrate their observations of the endemic bird population.
A Masked Booby at Punta Suarez on Española Island.
A Masked Booby and chick at Darwin Beach on Genovesa Island.
Blue-footed Boobies begin courtship with a prancing dance step. This picture and the next three are on Seymour Island.
Interest in the courtship is shown by arching the back, thrusting the head straight into the air, and extending the wings outward.
It is clear that the two Blue-footed Boobies in this picture have a mutual attraction.
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