Talk:Nazca booby

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Hello! This is a note to let the editors of this article know that File:Nazca-Booby.jpg will be appearing as picture of the day on December 16, 2012. You can view and edit the POTD blurb at Template:POTD/2012-12-16. If this article needs any attention or maintenance, it would be preferable if that could be done before its appearance on the Main Page so Wikipedia doesn't look bad. :) Thanks! howcheng {chat} 10:26, 15 December 2012 (UTC)

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Nazca Booby

Nazca Booby (Sula granti) is a booby found primarily on the Galápagos Islands. It is known for practicing obligate siblicide. The female lays two eggs, several days apart. If both eggs hatch, the elder chick will push its sibling out of the nest area. The parent booby will not intervene and the younger chick will inevitably die.

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