Captured a marvel of nature – a baby feeding from a mother in a unique way
What’s inside your mouth, mom? A zoomed-in shot of a Frigatebird chick exploring the mother’s mouth for food
No, the mother is not about to swallow the baby. It is the baby that is reaching in to feed from the mother’s catch!
A baby chick reaches out to the mother – why?
To feed, of course!
A cute and fluffy baby frigatebird
It almost appears that this frigatebird is sitting on its wings
Female frigatebirds are black, but have a white breast and lower neck sides, a brown band on the wings, and a blue eye-ring that is diagnostic of the female of the species.