Birds of Colombia

    SULIFORMES: Sulidae (Gannets, Boobies)  
Genus: Sula (6 species, 6 worldwide)


Masked Booby
Masked Booby (Sula dactylatra)
Hawaii, United States
  Photo credit: C. Eggleston/USFWS.
   
Photograph by U.S. Government employee (see below)     Copyright and usage info

Nazca Booby
Nazca Booby (Sula granti)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia
  Note bill color different from Masked Booby.
   

Brown Booby
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
Playa la Agua, Isla Margarita, Venezuela  
   

Blue-footed Booby
Blue-footed Booby (Sula nebouxii excisa)
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
  Nests on the Galapagos Islands.
   
Photograph by Steven Bedard     Copyright and usage info

Red-footed Booby
Red-footed Booby (Sula sula)
Galapagos, Ecuador  
   
Photograph by Charles J. Sharp/Sharp Photography     Copyright and usage info

Peruvian Booby
Peruvian Booby (Sula variegata)
Paracas, Peru  
   


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