Australian White Ibis

Threskiornis molucca - Ibis à cou noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Threskiornithidés

  • Genus
    :

    Threskiornis

  • Species
    :

    molucca

Descriptor

Cuvier, 1829

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 76 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 110 à 125 cm.
  • Weight
    : 1400 à 2500 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Australian White Ibis (Threskiornis molucca) is a species of bird in the Threskiornithidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Threskiornis molucca molucca (Lesser Sundas, Moluccas to s New Guinea and Australia)
  • Threskiornis molucca pygmaeus (Solomon Is.)

Foreign names

  • Ibis à cou noir,
  • Ibis Moluqueño,
  • Íbis-branco-australiano,
  • Australischer Ibis,
  • malukui íbisz,
  • Australische Witte Ibis,
  • Ibis bianco australiano,
  • Australisk ibis,
  • Australibis,
  • ibis alabastrový,
  • ibis australský,
  • Australsk Ibis,
  • australianpyhäiibis,
  • ibis blanc australià,
  • ibis czarnopióry,
  • Молуккский ибис,
  • Ibis australia,
  • オーストラリアクロトキ,
  • 澳洲白鹮,
  • 澳洲白鹮,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha), Ponds (below 8ha), Wastewater Treatment Areas

Geographic range

Sources of information

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