14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
This is not love...
A pair of murres play and maintain their love bonds through shocks of spikes and in this case, one of them caught the other with his beak. Actually they are not violent games, but demonstrations of the intimacy of the pair.
© Nicolás Merino.
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||Nov. 23, 2016, 1:44 p.m.