Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Storks :: Yellow-billed Stork
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Wood Ibis, Wood Stork
Old scientific name(s): Ibis ibis, Tantalus ibis
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RangeAfrica s. of the Sahara to n. South Africa; W. Madagascar;
Coastal sw. Morocco, sw. Mauritania, Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gagon, Congo, s. Chad, Central African Republic, c. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, w. Somalia, Kenya (near Kisumu), Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Zaire, Angola, Zambia (Luangwa Valley), Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa (Lake St. Lucia, n. Zululand, Transvaal, Orange Free State and Natal) and the cw. coast of Madagascar (Betsiboka River and Lakes Bemamba and Kinkony).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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