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Paraque, Merrill bird pictures


Paraque, Merrill bird picturesMERRILL-PARAQUE
419. Nyctidromus albicollis merrilli. 13 inches

As usual with birds of this family, sexual difference in the plumage occurs chiefly on the tips of the outer tail feathers.
These birds are common in the Lower Rio Grande Valley in Texas.

Their eggs differ from any of the preceding in having a salmon-colored ground.