Photo of the Day

Bowerbird holding flowers in its mouth
October 27, 2010

Bowerbird, Papua New Guinea

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A subspecies on the Huon Peninsula adds white flowers to the base of its maypole for contrast and extra flair.
Amblyornis macgregoriae

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Photograph by Tim Laman, National Geographic
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