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JONATHAN-TESSIER-20060706D008.jpg: Northern gannets (morus bassanus) greeting each other. by Jonathan Tessier

Northern gannets (morus bassanus) greeting each other.

Percé, Québec, Canada


Two northern gannets (morus bassanus) greeting each other by repeatedly toutching the tip of their beak. They do this ritual to detect their partners. The picture also shows blurred gannats at nest in the background.

Keywords : Animals ∙ Biota ∙ Birds ∙ Morus bassanus ∙ Northern Gannet