Blue-Footed Booby
  • In the family of long-winged seabirds
  • average 81 cm long and weighs 3 lb
  • females slightly larger than the males.
  • The name “booby” comes from the Spanish term bobo, which means "stupid fellow"
  • clumsy on the land
  • can be very tame
  • found in tropical and subtropical islands off the Pacific coast of South America
  • often found in the Galápagos Islands
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