White-faced ibis

White-faced ibis

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Subclass
Infraclass
Superorder
Genus
SPECIES
Plegadis chihi
WEIGHT
450-525 g
LENGTH
46-56 cm
WINGSPAN
94-99 cm

The white-faced ibis is a wading bird in the ibis family, Threskiornithidae. This species breeds colonially in marshes, usually nesting in bushes or low trees. Its breeding range extends from the western United States south through Mexico, as well as from southeastern Brazil and southeastern Bolivia south to central Argentina, and along the coast of central Chile. Its winter range extends from southern California and Louisiana south to include the rest of its breeding range.

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Di

Diurnal

Ca

Carnivore

In

Insectivores

Mo

Molluscivore

Gl

Gliding

No

Nomadic

Te

Terrestrial

Te

Territorial

Co

Congregatory

Mo

Monogamy

Co

Colonial

So

Social

Mi

Migrating

W

starts with

Climate zones

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
INDEPENDENT AGE
8 weeks

References

1. White-faced ibis Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-faced_ibis
2. White-faced ibis on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22697426/93613243
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/686662

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