National Geographic : 1945 Feb
© National Geographic Society Painting byWalter A.Weber Wader, Diver, and Swimmers Hold an Aquatic Congress in a Wild Tabasco Swamp His "stripes" name the Tiger Bittern (wading), one of the herons. Perching, a Ringed Kingfisher, largest of his tribe intheNew World, issettoplunge forfish. Muscovy Ducks (swimming and flying) are wild brethren of the domestic breed. Mexicans occasionally tameBlack-bellied Tree Ducks (three onalog).