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A North American ruddy duck (Oxyura jamaicensis jamaicensis) at the Columbus Zoo.
A speckled pigeon (Columba guinea) at the Columbus Zoo.
A racquet-tailed roller (Coracias spatulatus) at the Columbus Zoo.
A black crake (Zapornia flavirostra) at the Columbus Zoo.
A buff-crested bustard (Lophotis gindiana) at the Columbus Zoo.
A northern carmine bee eater (Merops nubicus nubicus) at the Columbus Zoo.
A golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos canadensis) named Zephyr at the Point Defiance Zoo.
A Bermuda diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin). This may soon be designated as a separate subspecies or even a full species, and was photographed at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo.
An endangered African penguin (Spheniscus demersus), aka a black-footed penguin or jackass penguin, at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City.
A white-eyed imperial pigeon (Ducula perspicillata perspicillata) at the Houston Zoo.
Golden pheasants (Chrysolophus pictus) at the Bramble Park Zoo.
A mata mata turtle (Chelus fimbriatus) at Zoo Atlanta.
A mata mata (Chelus fimbriatus) at Reptile Gardens.
A Norhayati’s flying frog (Rhacophorus norhayatii) from a private collection.
A rocky shoals spider lily (Hymenocallis coronaria) in Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, SC.
A Mangrove salt marsh snake (Nerodia clarkii compressicauda) at a private collection.
A saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) at Dreamworld.
A darkling beetle (Eleodes armata) at the Houston Zoo.
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