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Related to Platalea: common spoonbill
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Noun1.Platalea - type genus of the PlataleidaePlatalea - type genus of the Plataleidae  
bird genus - a genus of birds
common spoonbill, Platalea leucorodia - pure white crested spoonbill of southern Eurasia and northeastern Africa
Ajaia, genus Ajaia - a genus of Platalea
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It is frequented by Wader (Scolopacidae), Eurasian spoonbill Platalea leucorodia and White stork Ciconiaciconia.
alba, Platalea leucorodia, Anser erythropus, Aythya nyroca, Grus grus, Himantopus himantopus).
I left Mimi Cabri in her studio, working on a sculpture of a spoonbill bird, platalea leucorodia.