Platalea leucorodia


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Related to Platalea leucorodia: Himantopus himantopus, common spoonbill, Calidris alpina
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Noun1.Platalea leucorodia - pure white crested spoonbill of southern Eurasia and northeastern AfricaPlatalea leucorodia - pure white crested spoonbill of southern Eurasia and northeastern Africa
spoonbill - wading birds having a long flat bill with a tip like a spoon
genus Platalea, Platalea - type genus of the Plataleidae
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It is frequented by Wader (Scolopacidae), Eurasian spoonbill Platalea leucorodia and White stork Ciconiaciconia.
I left Mimi Cabri in her studio, working on a sculpture of a spoonbill bird, platalea leucorodia.
Other water birds coexisting with oriental white storks included white spoonbills Platalea leucorodia common crane Grus grus white crane Grus leucogeranus grey heron Ardea cinerea spotted redshank Tringa erythropus and great crested grebe Podiceps cristatus.