Female Boat-tailed Grackle
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Female ) .............[Quiscalus major]
Smaller and less showy than the larger, iridescent black males.
Perched in a Royal Poinciana or "Flamboyant" tree, which is deciduous, and when blooming, is a solid canopy of "flamboyant" red.
Oakland Park, Florida -US- near Fort Lauderdale.
Shot from my balcony above the tree, just before sunset, Monday, October 2, 2006.
See her LARGER.
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