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The Pantanal, 2019

We shared a moment

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jaguar

Jaguar swimming

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jaguar on a tree

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jaguar on the beach

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
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Jaguar reflection

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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On the move

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Launching

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Flying

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Splash

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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With prey

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Pulled to shore

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Landed

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Entering the water

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jaguar camouflage

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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When jaguars are forced to eat broccoli

jaguar
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Anteater

Giant anteater
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Giant anteater
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Elegance

Giant anteater
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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anteater
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Coati

coati
South American coati (Nasua nasua)
Family: Procyonidae (raccoon family)
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Hapybara

pantanal
Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris)
Family: Caviidae (cavies, capybara)
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II
caption - courtesy of Bill Durham

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Giant river otter

otter
Giant river otter (Pteronura brasiliensis)
Family: Mustelidae (mustelids)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Armadillo

armadillo
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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armadillo
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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armadillo
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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armadillo
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
Pousadas Aguapé The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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When armadillos croon

pantanal
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
Pousadas Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Armadillo

pantanal
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
Pousadas Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Cappuchin ()
Family:
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Collared peccary (Pecari tajacu)
Family Tayassuidae (peccaries)
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Collared peccary (Pecari tajacu)
Family Tayassuidae (peccaries)
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Wild sow at night

pantanal
Wild boar (Sus scrofa)
Family: Suidae (pigs and swine)
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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When sows courtsey

pantanal
Wild boar (Sus scrofa)
Family: Suidae (pigs and swine)
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Sheep (Ovis aries)
Family: Bovidae
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Domestic horse (Equus caballus)
Family: Equidae (equines)
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Equine humor

pantanal
Domestic horse (Equus caballus)
Family: Equidae (equines)
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Curious cows

pantanal
Cows (Bos taurus)
Family: Bovidae
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
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Feline guardian

pantanal
Domestic cat (Felis cattus)
Family: Felidae (cats)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Birds

Hyacinth macaw

hyacinth macaw
Hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Porto Jofre
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Berkeley macaw

hyacinth macaw
Hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Blue and yellow macaw

Blue and yellow macaw
Blue and yellow macaw (Ara ararauna)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Posada Aguapeacute;
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Blue and yellow macaw in flight

Blue and yellow macaw
Blue and yellow macaw (ararauna)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Posada Aguapeacute;
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Nanday parakeet ( Aratinga nenday)
Family: Psittacidae (New World and African parrots)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Anhinga

anhinga
Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)
Posada Aguapeacute;
July 24, 2019
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pantanal
Ferruginous pygmy-owl (Glaucidium brasilianum)
Family: Strigidae (typical owls)
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
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pantanal
Great horned owl ()
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco)
Family:Ramphastidae
Pousada Aguap&eactue;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco)
Family:Ramphastidae
Pousada Aguap&eactue;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco)
Family:Ramphastidae
Pousada Aguap&eactue;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco)
Family:Ramphastidae
Pousada Aguap&eactue;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Great black hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga)
Family: Accipitridae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Hawk (Buteogallus)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Black-collared Hawk (Busarellus nigricollis)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Crane hawk (Geranospiza caerulescens)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Savannah

pantanal
Savanna Hawk ( Buteogallus meridionalis)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Savanna Hawk (Buteogallus meridionalis)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Hawk (Buteogallus)
Family: Accipitridae (hawks, eagles, kites)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Rhea-ology

pantanal
Greater rhea (Rhea americana)
Family: Rheidae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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White-tipped dove

pantanal
White-tipped dove (Leptotila verreauxi)
Family: Columbidae (pigeons and doves)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Raising the rufous

pantanal
Rufous-tailed jacamar (Galbula ruficauda )
Family: Galbulidae (jacamars)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Rufous-tailed jacamar (Galbula ruficauda )
Family: Galbulidae (jacamars)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

This remarkably similar picture was taken 2 days earlier in a different location.

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pantanal
Chaco chachalaca (Ortalis canicollis)
Family: Cracidae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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In the buff

pantanal
Buff-necked ibis (Theristicus caudatus)
Family:
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Hello seri

pantanal
Red-legged seriema (Cariama cristata)
Family: Cariamidae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Seriema

pantanal
Red-legged seriema (Cariama cristata)
Family: Cariamidae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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White woodpecker

pantanal
White Woodpecker (Melanerpes candidus)
Family: Piciformes
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jacana as matador

pantanal
Jacana (Jacana jancana)
Family:
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Feathered friends

pantanal
Jabiru stork (Jabiru mycteria) Family: Ciconiidae (storks)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jabiru with sticks

pantanal
Jabiru stork (Jabiru mycteria) Family: Ciconiidae (storks)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Amazon

pantanal
Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona)
Family: Alcedinidae (kingfisher family)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The king

kingfisher
Amazon Kingfisher (Chloroceryle amazona)
Family: Alcedinidae (kingfisher family)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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pantanal
Ringed kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata)
Family: Alcedinidae (kingfisher family)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Ringed Kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata)
Family: Alcedinidae (kingfisher family)
Pousada Aguap&eactue;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Great egret (Ardea alba)
Family: Ardeidae (herons, egrets, and bitterns)
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Heron with snake

pantanal
Great egret (Ardea alba)
Family: Ardeidae (herons, egrets, and bitterns)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Capped heron (Pilherodius pileatus)
Family: Ardeidae
Transpantaneira highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
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Striated

pantanal
Striated heron (Butorides striata)
Family: Ardeidae
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
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pantanal
Cocoi heron (Ardea cocoi)
Family: Ardeidae
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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pantanal
Cocoi heron (Ardea cocoi)
Family: Ardeidae
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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pantanal
Rufescent tiger heron ()
Family: Ardeidae
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The skimmer

nunbird
Black skimmer (Rynchops niger)
Family: Laridae (gulls, terns, and skimmers)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Tern

pantanal
Large-billed tern (Phaetusa simplex)
Family: Laridae (gulls, terns, and skimmers)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Chalk talk

pantanal
Chalk-browed mockingbird (Mimus saturninus)
Family: Mimidae (mockingbirds and thrashers)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The nun

nunbird
Black-fronted nunbird (Monasa nigrifrons)
Family: Bucconidae (puffbirds)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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In the hood

pantanal
Hooded oriole (Icterus)
Family: Icteridae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Tachy

pantanal
White-winged Swallow (Tachycineta albiventer)
Family: Hirundinidae (swallows and nartins)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Muscovy

pantanal
Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata)
Family: Anatidae (ducks, geese, swans)
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata)
Family: Anatidae (ducks, geese, swans)
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Plush

pantanal
Plush-crested jay (Cyanocorax chrysops)
Family: Corvidae (crows, ravens, jays, magpies)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Gilded hummingbird (Hylocharis chrysura)
Family: Trochilidae (hummingbirds)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Grayish Baywing (Agelaioides badius)
Family: Icteridae
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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I can't believe it's butter

pantanal
Saffron Finch (Sicalis flaveola )
Family: Thraupidae (tanagers)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
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pantanal
(Sicalis)
Posada Aguapeacute;
July 24, 2019
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pantanal
Lesser yellow-headed vulture (Cathartes burrovianus)
Family: Cathartidae (New World vultures)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Caiman island

vulture
Black vulture (Coragyps atratus)
Family: Cathartidae Yacaré caiman ()
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
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Southern crested caracara

pantanal
Southern crested caracara (Caracara plancus)
Family: Falconidae
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Southern crested caracara

pantanal
Southern crested caracara (Caracara plancus)
Family: Falconidae
Southern crested caracara ()
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
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pantanal
Rufous hornero (Furnarius rufus)
Family: Furnariidae (ovenbirds and woodcreepers)
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica )
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlilies)
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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High steppin' hornero

pantanal
Rufous hornero (Furnarius rufus)
Family: Furnariidae (ovenbirds and woodcreepers)
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Fits the bill

pantanal
Yellow-billed cardinal (Paroaria capitata)
Family: Thraupidae (tanagers)
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
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Reptiles

pantanal

Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Caiman eyed

caiman
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Caiman grin

caiman
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Caiman banked

caiman
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Baby caiman

pantanal
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare)
Family: Alligatoridae (alligators and caiman)
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Caiman lizard

pantanal
Caiman lizard (Dracaena paraguayensis)
Family: Teiidae
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
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The uncaiman caiman

pantanal
Caiman lizard (Dracaena paraguayensis)
Family: Teiidae
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
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pantanal
Caiman lizard (Dracaena paraguayensis)
Family: Teiidae
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
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False water cobra

pantanal
False water cobra (Hydrodynastes gigas)
Family: Colubridae (colubrid snakes)
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
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Yellow anacanda

pantanal
Yellow anacanda (Eunectes notaeus)
Family: Boidae
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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anacanda
Yellow anacanda (Eunectes notaeus)
Family: Boidae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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anacanda
Yellow anacanda (Eunectes notaeus)
Family: Boidae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Entering the water

anacanda
Yellow anacanda (Eunectes notaeus)
Family: Boidae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Submerged

anacanda
Yellow anacanda (Eunectes notaeus)
Family: Boidae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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pantanal
Tropical house gecko (Hemidactylus mabouia )
Family: Gekkonidae (geckos)
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
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pantanal
Tropical house gecko (Hemidactylus mabouia )
Family: Gekkonidae (geckos)
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
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Bugs, etc.

Antsy

pantanal
Leafcutter ants (Atta cephalotes)
Family: Formicidae (ants)
Pousada Aguapé
Pantanal
Mato Grosso do Sul
July 22, 2019
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pantanal
Skipper ()
Family: (skippers)
Pousada Aguapé
Pantanal
Mato Grosso do Sul
July 23, 2019
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Gall

pantanal
Gall ()
Family: (wasps)
Pousada Aguapé
Pantanal
Mato Grosso do Sul
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Finger moth

pantanal
Moth (Hemeroplanes ornatus)
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
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Pantanal dragon

pantanal
Dragonfly ()
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Spider ()
Family:
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
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Termite mound

pantanal
Termites ()
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
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Flora

Giant waterlilies

pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
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Waterlily flower and heart

pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bridge

pantanal
Bridge
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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The sun sets on Darwin

pantanal
Darwin
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Pixel 2

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Ipê

pantanal
Pink ipê (Handroanthus impetiginosus)
Family: Bignoniaceae (bignonia family)
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Common water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes)
Family: Pontederiaceae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Floating island

pantanal
Common water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes)
Family: Pontederiaceae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Common water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes)
Family: Pontederiaceae
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Palm nuts

pantanal
Palm ()
Family:
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Fragrant

pantanal
( )
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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"Oh no!"

pantanal
Cecropia ()
Family:
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Novice tree - pau-de-novato (Triplaris americana)
Family‎: ‎Polygonaceae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Novice tree - pau-de-novato (Triplaris americana)
Family‎: ‎Polygonaceae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Novice tree ant (Pseudomyrmex triplarinus)
Family:
Novice tree - pau-de-novato (Triplaris americana)
Family‎: ‎Polygonaceae
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Novice tree ant (Pseudomyrmex triplarinus)
Family:
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
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Flower

pantanal
()
Family:
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
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Fungi

Mushroom

pantanal
Mushrooms ()
En route to Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Transpantaneira Highway

Cattle drive

pantanal
Cattle (Bos taurus)
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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People

The group

pantanal
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The group

pantanal
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Jumping at the entrance

pantanal
Flying
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob, Leo, and Charles

pantanal
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob, Fininho, and Charles

pantanal
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob and Joao

pantanal
Joao Murano
Bob
The Pantanal
July 23, 2019
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Parting shot

pantanal
Joao Murano
Bob
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob and armadillo

pantanal
Nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)
Family: Dasypodidae
Bob
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob and peccaries

pantanal
Collared peccary (Pecari tajacu)
Family Tayassuidae (peccaries)
Bob
Pousada Aguapé
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
PC: Ged Caddick - phone

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Pat, Bob, and giant anteater

pantanal
Giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla)
Family: Myrmecophagidae
Bob
Mato Grosso do Sul
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
PC: Ged Caddick - phone

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Bob on the bridge

pantanal
Bob
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Rabies

pantanal
Rabies
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica)
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlily family)
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Pixel 2

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YORO, again

pantanal
Rabies
The Transpantaneira
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The schedule

pantanal
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Pixel 2

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First outing

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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First outing

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The captain

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 21, 2019
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Oh, Jesus

pantanal
Boat driver
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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On the river

pantanal
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Bob on the boat

pantanal
Bob
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Our chariot

pantanal
Pousada Aguapé The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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pantanal
Bob and Marcos
Springboks
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Pixel 2

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Springboks

pantanal
Bob and Marcos
Springboks
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Pixel 2

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Bob, Rafael, and Ged

pantanal
Ged Caddick - Ecotours
Rafael Hoogesteijn from Panthera - Ged's longtime friend
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Old friends

pantanal
Ged Caddick and Rafael Hoogesteijn
Porto Jofre
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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The Gurmans and the Giants

pantanal
Carolyn and Harvey
Giant waterlilies (Victoria amazonica )
Family: Nymphaeaceae (waterlilies)
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Boat line-up

pantanal
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Boat line-up

pantanal
Cuiaba River
The Pantanal
July 24, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Stanford Travel/Study sign

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 25, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Waterway

pantanal
Transpantaneira Highway
The Pantanal
July 27, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Morning mist

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Meandering river and oxbow lakes

pantanal
River ()
Pantanal - from the air
July 24, 2019
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Milky way

pantanal
Stars
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Milky way with palms

pantanal
Stars
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Safari!

pantanal
Stars
Pousada Aguapeacute;
The Pantanal
July 22, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Sunset

Sunset

pantanal
The Pantanal
July 26, 2019
Canon EOS 7Dmark II

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Related pages

+ Brazil 2019
+ Brazil 2014
+ Brazil 2011
+ Pantanal 2019
+ Pantanal 2014
+ Pantanal 2011
+ Iguazú 2019
+ Iguazú 2011
+ São Paulo 2019
+ Minas Gerais 2019
+ Campo Grande 2019
+ Rio 2011
+ Poconé
+ The Manczyks
+ Birds of Brazil
+ Capybara
+ Green anacaonda

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Stanford Travel Study participants

+ Robert Siegel, faculty leader
+ Elizabeth Player-Jones, tour manager
+ Ged Caddick - Ecotours
+ Marcos Ardevino, Pantanal guide
+ Marcos Violante, Pantanal guide
+ Fininho - Joelson Teixeira Toledo, Pantanal guide
+ Nancy and Preston Athey
+ Paula and Neil Cooperrider
+ Linda Gilchrist
+ Carolyn and Harvey Gurman
+ Pat Leicher
+ Gill Mason
+ Jennifer and James McIntosh
+ Maura McNamara
+ Bonnie and Bill Melchior
+ Leo, Vivian, and Mark Morris

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Itinerary: July 20, 2019 in progress

Acknowledgements:

Thanks to Elizabeth Player-Jones and Anne Leicher and to all the people in Stanford Travel-Study for making this trip possible
Thanks to our amazing guides - Marcos, Marcos, and Fininho.
Thanks to all our vehicle and boat drivers, hotel, and ecolodge staff in Campo Grande, Pousada Aguapé, Porto Jofre, and Cuiaba.
Thanks to Ged Caddick from EcoTours - organizer, guide, joke-teller, and traveling companion.
Thanks to Jan van Dijke from Brazil Nature Tours for coordinating logistics on the Stanford portion of the trip.
Thanks to Dee Thairani from Castro Travel for patiently working with me on my itinerary.
Thanks to all my fellow travelers for their endless entertaining stories, questions, and observations.
Thanks for Clément and Jessica and for the Stanford IntroSem Plus program for sponsoring them. And to my researcher assistant Devon Zander, and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology for sponsoring her.
Devon, Jessica, and Clément provided valuable assistance in preparing my presentations.
In this regard, I would also like to thank Bill Durham from Stanford and Keiichiro Yoshida from Yokohama National University who provided me with Pantanal presentations they have given.
Thanks also to Bill for his insights and perspectives on leading a Stanford Pantanal trip.
A special thanks to Ethan Shirley - my go-to person for all things related to the Pantanal.

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