The Hoatzin is notable for having chicks that possess claws on two of their wing digits. The alternative name of “stinkbird” is derived from the bird’s manure-like odor, caused by its digestive system
The Hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), also known as the Stinkbird, is a species of tropical bird found in swamps, riparian forest and mangrove of the Amazon and the Orinoco delta in South America.
Photographically capturing tarantulas at night in the deep jungle
An unusual cloud formation in the Ecuadorian Amazon
A pair of butterflies feed on a banana at the sanctuary at Sacha Lodge
The symmetrical patterns on this butterfly are interesting
The sunset reflects beautifully on a lake in the Ecuadorian Amazon