Milky Stork

Mycteria cinerea - Tantale blanc

Tantale blanc
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Ciconiiformes

  • Family
    :

    Ciconiidés

  • Genus
    :

    Mycteria

  • Species
    :

    cinerea

Descriptor

Raffles, 1822

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 100 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Milky Stork (Mycteria cinerea) is a species of bird in the Ciconiidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Tantale blanc,
  • Tántalo Malayo,
  • Tântalo-branco ,
  • Milchstorch,
  • szumátrai tantalusz,
  • Maleise Nimmerzat,
  • Cicogna lattea,
  • Indonesisk ibisstork,
  • Malaystork,
  • myktéria alabastrová,
  • nesyt bílý,
  • Mangrovestork,
  • sundaniibishaikara,
  • tàntal blanc,
  • dławigad malajski,
  • Серый клювач,
  • Bangau bluwok,
  • シロトキコウ,
  • 白鹮鹳,
  • นกกระสาปากเหลือง,
  • 灰鸛,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

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