The red-footed booby (Sula sula) are the smallest yet fastest species of boobies. Its wings can measure up to 145 cm. It is estimated to be around 1 million red-footed boobies worldwide and they are particularly fond of breeding in volcanic islands and atolls. Within the Galapagos, they can be found in Genovesa Island, Tower-island and San Cristóbal Island.
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