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The Chloropsis....

The Chloropsis..the first time I heard this word
I thought, "A bird word that sounds absurd!"
But the name's because its body is a lovely, leafy green.
Because of this, the Chloropsis is not easily seen.


LEAF bird 070810

In the middle of all the leaves, can you see the bird?
And if you can, don't you agree, that "camouflage" is the word?


golden-fronted leafbird

More info on the Blue-winged Leafbird

here


gf leafbird 080810
Tags: birding, camouflage, green, humour, leaves, photography, verse, weekend
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