WoRMS taxon details

Mycteria ibis (Linnaeus, 1766)

212705  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212705)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Length: 95-105 cm. Plumage: pinkish white with black wings and tail. Immature greyish brown. Bare parts: iris grey-brown;...  
Description Length: 95-105 cm. Plumage: pinkish white with black wings and tail. Immature greyish brown. Bare parts: iris grey-brown; facial skin red; bill golden yellow in adult, dull yellow in immature; feet and legs red to pinkish. Habitat: coastal estuaries and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Mycteria ibis (Linnaeus, 1766). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212705 on 2018-11-20
Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Length: 95-105 cm. Plumage: pinkish white with black wings and tail. Immature greyish brown. Bare parts: iris grey-brown; facial skin red; bill golden yellow in adult, dull yellow in immature; feet and legs red to pinkish. Habitat: coastal estuaries and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Afrikaanse nimmerzat  [details]
English yellow-billed storkwood ibis  [details]
French tantale ibis  [details]
German Nimmersatt  [details]
Turkish sari gagali leylek  [details]