Black Skimmer

Rynchops niger
Conservation Status: Least Concern

The Black Skimmer is a large, black and white bird with a uniquely shaped, orange and black bill. Black Skimmers can be found along calm shorelines of both salt and fresh water in T&T.

Wing Span: 112 cm
Length: 41-46 cm
Weight: 241.4-365 g
Black Skimmer

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