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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThreskiornis aethiopicus (Latham, 1790) 
AphiaID: 212673

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCiconiiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThreskiornithidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThreskiornis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThreskiornis aethiopicus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThreskiornis
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorheilge ibis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsacred ibisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican sacred ibis  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor ibis sacré  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor HeiligerIbis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑφρικανική ιερή ίβιδα  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (37 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (10 nucleotides; 32 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 64-89 cm. Plumage: white. Immature as adult. Bare parts: iris brown, ringed with red when breeding; facial skin: head and neck black; bill black with horn tip; feet and legs black tinged red. Habitat: coastal lagoons, tidal flats, offshore islands and highly varied inland habitats. <388><393><391> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212673
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-07 09:46:00Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2011). Threskiornis aethiopicus (Latham, 1790). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212673 on 2017-07-28
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