Tag Archives: Rhynchops niger

Branching Beaks

What a strange animal, I think, is the Rhamphorhynchus muensteri.

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The Skimmer, Exploded

Rhynchops niger is a fun animal. Not only does it have this wonderfully huge lower bill, there’s lots of fun little structures of the jaw that interact in ways one doesn’t really expect in birds.(The gap in the upper and … Continue reading

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