Marabou storks

Marabou Storks, Kruger National Park, South . African Soul

Is that the marabou stork, the ignominious king of carrion? With his naked head, puce air sac, cracked and peeling beak, and long ashen legs, he looks as if he has been scorched himself; but it is his funeral finery.                              Luanshya musingsMarabou storks

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