From a forthcoming zine for #NGVABF, a female Paradise riflebird with buff upperparts decorated with dark 'horseshoe' markings. The Ptiloris paradiseus have the "unusual habit of draping cast-off snake skins on the rims of their nests. It is not known if the snake skins are for purely decorative purposes or whether they are also useful for scaring off potential nest robbers" (Birds in Backyards).
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