Rare Red Bird of Paradise Hatched
A rare red bird of paradise is being raised by its mother at the Houston Zoo. The chick hatched in the Zoo’s off exhibit breeding area following an incubation period of 17 days. The chick fledged 17 days after hatching. The breeding is the first at the Zoo since 1978. For more information, visit www.houstonzoo.org.
© Houston Zoo/Stephanie Adams
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