Masked BoobySula dactylatra / Fua'o
Facts About Masked Booby
- Feeds by plunging head first into the water from the air, sometimes diving from as high as 30 m. Feeding areas are usually many miles from land and feeds primarily on fish and squid. Feeding generally occurs during daylight hours.
- Life Span
- 20 years
- Length: 74-86 cm (29-34 in); wingspan: 152 cm (62 in)
Page Photo Credits Jared Underwood/USFWS
Last Updated: Feb 11, 2014