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Greater Road Runner on Lake Havasu Island, Arizona, USA

Greater Road Runner on Lake Havasu Island, Arizona, USA


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Greater Road Runner on Lake Havasu Island, Arizona, USA

The greater roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus) is a long-legged bird in the cuckoo family, Cuculidae, from Southwestern United States and Mexico. The Latin name means Californian earth-cuckoo. Along with the lesser roadrunner, it is one of two species in the roadrunner genus Geococcyx. This roadrunner is also known as the chaparral cock, ground cuckoo, and snake killer

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Danita Delimont

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In this print captured by Danita Delimont, we are transported to the enchanting Lake Havasu Island in Arizona, USA. The focal point of the image is a magnificent Greater Road Runner perched gracefully on a sun-kissed rock. With its long legs and striking features, this bird belongs to the cuckoo family and can be found in Southwestern United States and Mexico. The Latin name of this elegant creature, Geococcyx californianus, translates to Californian earth-cuckoo, reflecting its natural habitat and behavior. Alongside its lesser counterpart, it proudly represents the roadrunner genus Geococcyx. Known by various names such as chaparral cock, ground cuckoo, and snake killer due to its hunting prowess, this species holds an intriguing place in nature's tapestry. As we admire this photograph taken during daylight hours with no human presence around it adds an air of tranquility to the scene. The focus on the foreground allows us to appreciate every detail of the Greater Road Runner's intricate plumage while showcasing its regal stance against the backdrop of Lake Havasu Island's breathtaking beauty. Danita Delimont has skillfully captured a moment frozen in time that invites us into nature's realm. This stunning print from Fine Art Storehouse serves as a reminder of our planet's diverse wildlife and encourages us to cherish these remarkable creatures that share our world.

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