Photographer: © Ian Montgomery
Location: Lord Howe Island New South Wales Australia
Date & Time: 14/5/13 10:41:38 AM
Original size (pixels): width 3000, height 2250
Shutter Speed: 1/8000 sec
Focal Length: 250.0 mm
Races vary in size and colour of iris, bill, legs and feet. Indo-Pacific race has orange-yellow iris and dark khaki legs and feet; Tasman race (breeds Lord Howe, Norfolk and Kermadec Is) is similar to Indo-Pacific race but has unique dark brown iris; nominate race (Carribean and Western Atlantic) is smaller with yellowish legs and feet.