Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber

Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis
The striking bright red Scarlet Ibis is native to South America and the Caribbean. It is related to the American White Ibis.
Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis
Both male and female are bright scarlet.
Scarlet Ibis
juvenile Scarlet Ibis
young Scarlet Ibis
The juveniles start dark and gradually grow pink and black then scarlet plumage.
Scarlet Ibis
juvenile Scarlet Ibis
young Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis
juvenile Scarlet Ibis
young Scarlet Ibis