Ciconiidae


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Noun1.Ciconiidae - storks
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Ciconiiformes, order Ciconiiformes - order of chiefly tropical marsh-dwelling fish-eating wading birds with long legs and bills and (except for flamingos) unwebbed feet: herons; storks; spoonbills; flamingos; ibises
stork - large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage
Ciconia, genus Ciconia - type genus of the Ciconiidae: European storks
genus Leptoptilus, Leptoptilus - adjutant birds and marabous
genus Jabiru - jabirus
genus Xenorhyncus, Xenorhyncus - East Indian and Australian storks
genus Mycteria, Mycteria - a genus of storks of the family Ciconiidae now including only the American wood ibis
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The Lesser Adjutant Stork, Leptoptilos javanicus, is a large wading bird of the stork ciconiidae family.
002 Ciconiidae Mycteria americana Linnaeus, 1758 * (M) AqT-Car -- Ardeidae Tigrisoma lineatum (Boddaert, 1783) AqT-Car -- Ardea cocoi Linnaeus, 1766 AqT-Car -- Ardea alba Linnaeus, 1758 AqT-Car -- Syrigma sibilatrix (Temminck, 1824) * AqT-InsCar -- Egretta thula (Molina, 1782) AqT-InsCar -- Threskiornithidae Theristicus caudatus (Boddaert, 1783) * AqT-InsCar -- Cathartidae Coragyps atratus (Bechstein, 1793) * T-Det -- Falconidae Caracara plancus (Miller, 1777) * T-CarDet -- Milvago chimachima (Vieillot, 1816) * T-CarDet 0.
Ciconiidae Anastomus African openbill lamelligerus stork Ciconia nigra Black stork Leptoptilos Marabou stork crumeniferus Anastomus Open-bill stork lamelligerus 9.
chihi (White- 1 M faced Ibis) CICONIIDAE ([dagger]) Ciconiidae sp.