WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnastomus lamelligerus Temminck, 1823

212706  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212706)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 81-94 cm. Plumage: brownish black with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 81-94 cm. Plumage: brownish black with a green gloss on chest, neck and mantle. Immature as adult. Bare parts: iris brown with yellow inner ring; facial skin blue to blackish; bill brownish with paler base, large with a tomial gap in adult, but nearly closed in immature; feet and legs black. Habitat: brackish coastal lagoons and inland waters generally below 1500 m. <388><393><391> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anastomus lamelligerus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212706 on 2017-12-18

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 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 81-94 cm. Plumage: brownish black with a green gloss on chest, neck and mantle. Immature as adult. Bare parts: iris brown with yellow inner ring; facial skin blue to blackish; bill brownish with paler base, large with a tomial gap in adult, but nearly closed in immature; feet and legs black. Habitat: brackish coastal lagoons and inland waters generally below 1500 m. <388><393><391> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrikaanse gaper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican open-bill storkUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican openbill  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbec-ouvert africain  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMohrenklaffschnabel  [details]