White-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon lepturus dorotheae / Koa‘e‘kea
Facts About White-tailed Tropicbird
- Feeds largely on flying fish, but may supplement this diet with squid and crustaceans.
- Life Span
- 16 years
- Length: 38-40 cm (15-16 in), 71-81 cm (28-32 in), including tail streamers; wingspan: 90-95 cm (35-37 in)
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Last Updated: Aug 29, 2013