Hadada Ibis

Bostrychia hagedash - Ibis hagedash

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Pelecaniformes

  • Family
    :

    Threskiornithidés

  • Genus
    :

    Bostrychia

  • Species
    :

    hagedash

Descriptor

Latham, 1790

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 76 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 1262 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Hadada Ibis (Bostrychia hagedash) is a species of bird in the Threskiornithidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Bostrychia hagedash nilotica (Sudan and Ethiopia to ne DRCongo, Uganda and nw Tanzania)
  • Bostrychia hagedash brevirostris (Senegal to Kenya and s to Zambia and n Mozambique)
  • Bostrychia hagedash hagedash (southern Africa)

Foreign names

  • Ibis hagedash,
  • Ibis Hadada,
  • Singanga,
  • Hagedasch,
  • hadadaíbisz,
  • Hadada-ibis,
  • Ibis hadada,
  • Hagedashibis,
  • Hadadaibis,
  • hadada volavá,
  • ibis hagedaš,
  • Hadadaibis,
  • hadadaiibis,
  • Hadeda,
  • ibis hadadà,
  • ibis białowąsy,
  • Хагедаш,
  • ハダダトキ,
  • 凤头鹮,
  • 鳳頭鹮,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

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