Yellow-billed Stork

Mycteria ibis - Tantale ibis

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Ciconiiformes

  • Family
    :

    Ciconiidés

  • Genus
    :

    Mycteria

  • Species
    :

    ibis

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 105 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 150 à 165 cm.
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Yellow-billed Stork (Mycteria ibis) is a species of bird in the Ciconiidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Tantale ibis,
  • Tántalo Africano,
  • Cegonha-de-bico-amarelo,
  • Nimmersatt,
  • rózsás tantalusz,
  • Afrikaanse Nimmerzat,
  • Cicogna beccogiallo,
  • Afrikansk ibisstork,
  • Gulnebbstork,
  • myktéria africká,
  • nesyt africký,
  • Afrikansk Skovstork,
  • afrikaniibishaikara,
  • Nimmersat,
  • tàntal africà,
  • Skógstorkur,
  • dławigad afrykański,
  • dzeltenknābja stārķis, āmrijstārķis,
  • afriški nesit,
  • Африканский клювач,
  • アフリカトキコウ,
  • 黄嘴鹮鹳,
  • 黃嘴鸛,

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes ; Marine Intertidal : Mud Flats and Salt Flats ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Irrigated Land (includes irrigation channels)

Geographic range

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