Checklist of Ibises and Spoonbills of the World

 

 

 

Common Name Scientific Name No. Subspecies Length in cms Weight in gs Distribution
White Ibis Eudocimus albus 0 58-68 S. USA to Northen S. America
Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber 0 58-68 770-930 Tinidad, Northen S. America
Barefaced Ibis Phimosus infuscatus 3 45-56 500-600 Northen S. America
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 2 56-63 480-970 Europe to S.E. Asia to Australia
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi 0 46-56 450-525 N.W. USA to Central S. America
Puna Ibis Plegadis ridgwayi 0 56-61 Bolivia, Peru
Sharp-tailed Ibis Cercibis oxycerca 0 75-86 Northen S. America
Plumbeous Ibis Theristicus caerulescens 0 71-77 C. Brazil to N. Argentina
Buff-necked Ibis Theristicus caudatus 2 71-81 1598-1758 Panama to Central S. America
Andean Ibis Theristicus branickii 0 S. America
Black-faced Ibis Theristicus melanopis 0 S. America
Green Ibis Mesembrinibis cayennensis 0 45-60 700-890 Panama to N.E. Argentina
Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash 4 -61 -1260 Africa
Wattled Ibis Bostrychia carunculata 0 Ethiopia
Olive Ibis Bostrychia olivacea 5 N. Africa
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara 0 -59 Ethiopia
Waldrapp Geronticus eremita 0 70-80 N. Africa
Bald Ibis Geronticus calvus 0 -81 Africa
White-winged Ibis Lophotibis cristata 2 -50 Madagascar
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus 3 65-75 -1530 Africa
Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus 0 65-75 India to Japan
Australian Ibis Threskiornis molucca 2 1400-2500 Australasia
Straw-necked Ibis Threskiornis spinicollis 0 65-70 1150-1570 Australia
Red-naped Ibis Pseudibis papillosa 0 -68 N. India
White-shouldered Ibis Pseudibis davisoni 0 E. Burma to S. Indochina
Giant Ibis Pseudibis gigantea 0 -103 S. Thailand, S. Indochina
Crested Ibis Nipponia nippon 0 -56 N.E. Asia to Japan
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 4 60-85 17702080 Europe to Japan, N. Africa
Royal Spoonbill Platalea regia 0 74-85 1290-2070 Australasia
African Spoonbill Platalea alba 0 75-90 15901790 Africa
Black-faced Spoonbill Platalea minor 0 60-83 -1340 S. China to S. Japan
Yellow-billed Spoonbill Platalea flavipes 0 76-92 1500-2000 Australia
Roseate Spoonbill Ajaia ajaja 0 75-80 1200-1800 S. USA to Chile and Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

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