Ciconia nigra


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Related to Ciconia nigra: black stork
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Noun1.Ciconia nigra - Old World stork that is glossy black above and white below
stork - large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage
Ciconia, genus Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storks
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2009), Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis (Li, 2011) and Black Stork Ciconia nigra (Feng, 2008) show that feeding behavior accounts for the largest proportion among all the behaviors during wintering period, indicating feeding behavior is an important wintering behavior for most birds.
Apus affinis - - - - - Apus apus 1 - 15 1 - Aquila rapax - - - - - Ardea cinerea - 4 - - - Asio flammeus - - - - - Bubalornis albirostris - - - - - Buphagus africanus - - - - - Calandrella brachydactyla - - - - - Camaroptera brachyura - 1 - 1 - Cercotrichas podobe - - - - - Ciconia nigra - - - - - Cinnyris pulchellus 1 1 - - - Circaetus beaudouini - 1 - - - Circaetus cinereus - - - - - Circaetus gallicus - - - - - Corvus albus - - - - - Crinifer piscator - - - - - Delichon urbica - - - - 7 Eremopterix leucotis - - - - - Eremopterix nigriceps - - - - - Euodice cantans - - - - - Euplectes franciscanus - - 9 - 1 Falco ardosiaceus - - - - 3 Falco chicquera 2 - 3 - - Falco sp.
He mentioned one possible example of variation between populations: Kahl observed an Up-Down display given by a Ciconia nigra individual in a resident South African population in which the individual clattered its bill, while C.