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White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
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White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
Adult White Ibis

General Description: White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) are wading birds with long legs and a long, thin, decurved bill. Breeding birds are white with a red face, red legs, and red bill. The wings are white with black tips. Juveniles are dark above, light under, and have a pink bill and pink legs. Ibis fly with the bill and legs outstretched.

Taxonomy: Pelecaniformes, Threskiornithidae, Threskiornithinae.

Favored Habitat: Ponds, marshes, salt flats, lawns.

White Ibis (Plegadis chihi)
Juvenile White Ibis

Where to Find: Don't look for White Ibis around Las Vegas. Rather, look for them from south Texas to Florida and points south. Ding Darling NWR and the City of Dunedin are good places to see these birds.

Comments:

White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) Adult White Ibis in flight; notice the outstretched bill and legs, plus white wings with black tips.
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White Ibis with Snowy Egret
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis with Snowy Egret
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White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) more to come ...
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White Ibis and Snowy Egret
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis and Snowy Egret
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
Adult and juvenile White Ibis
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
Adult and juvenile White Ibis
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
Adult and juvenile White Ibis
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
Adult and juvenile White Ibis
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis juveniles
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis juveniles in tree
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White Ibis juvenile; Dunedin, Florida
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis juvenile; Dunedin, Florida
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White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis bathing with a friend; Everglades, Florida
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis bathing with a friend; Everglades, Florida
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis; Flamingo Campground, Everglades, Florida
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
White Ibis; Flamingo Campground, Everglades, Florida

Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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