A Vulturine guineafowl, Acryllium vulturinum.
A pair of Vulturine guineafowl, Acryllium vulturinum.
A Southern rockhopper penguin (Eudyptes chrysocome).
A true tomato frog (Dyscophus antongilii) from the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.
A Pope’s tree viper (Trimeresurus popeorum) from a private collection.
A Pope’s tree viper (Trimeresurus popeorum).
Agouti (Dasyprocta leporina) at the Lee G. Simmons Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari near Ashland, Nebraska.
An Amur tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) named Cila rests near the viewing window at the Indianapolis Zoo. Image was taken with a remote camera place inside the exhibit. Listed as endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered.
Violet turaco (Musophaga violacea) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.
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