American White Ibis

Eudocimus albus - Ibis blanc

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Threskiornithidés

  • Genus
    :

    Eudocimus

  • Species
    :

    albus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 71 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 97 cm.
  • Weight
    : 7 à 10 g
Longevity

20 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Ibis blanc
adult plum. breeding
Ibis blanc
adult

American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) is a species of bird in the Threskiornithidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Eudocimus albus albus (se USA, Caribbean)
  • Eudocimus albus ramobustorum (n South America)

Foreign names

  • Ibis blanc,
  • Corocoro Blanco,
  • Íbis-branco,
  • Schneesichler,
  • hóbatla,
  • Witte Ibis,
  • Ibis bianco americano,
  • Vit ibis,
  • Hvitibis,
  • kvara biela,
  • ibis bílý,
  • Hvid Ibis,
  • valkoiibis,
  • ibis blanc americà,
  • ibis biały,
  • baltais ibiss,
  • Белый ибис,
  • シロトキ,
  • 美洲白鹮,
  • 美洲白鹮,

Voice song and cries

Ibis blanc
juvenile

Habitat

Ibis blanc
adult plum. breeding

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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