Lady Anhinga Over A Pond

Lady Anhinga Over A Pond

Female Anhinga sitting on a large Live Oak.

These are the huge trees you see draped in Spanish Moss in the old plantations and swamps. Very southern!

Lady Anhinga Over A Pond
Lady Anhinga Over A Pond
Lady Anhinga Over A Pond
Lady Anhinga Over A Pond

In these photographs the bulk and size of the branches gives a good idea of how big, and old, the tree can get.

The photo below shows how sharp and pointed an Anhinga bill is. They can be deadly, especially for fish since their beak is used to spear fish while the bird is swimming under water.

Lady Anhinga Over A Pond
Lady Anhinga Over A Pond

 

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