Threskiornithidae


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Noun1.Threskiornithidae - ibises
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
ibis - wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills
genus Ibis - ibises
genus Threskiornis, Threskiornis - type genus of the Threskiornithidae
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Ardeidae and Threskiornithidae were dominant in number of species in salinas, in the bays and in the river.
It is represented essentially by the Anatidae, the Rallidae, the Podicipedidae, the Phalacrocoracidae, the Ardeidae, the Threskiornithidae, the Coconiidae, the Accipteridae, the Pandionidae, the Recurvirostridae, the Charadriidae, the Alcedinidae, the Laridae, the Sterninae and the Scolopacidae [41, 44].
Las aves constituyen el grupo de fauna de mayor riqueza y abundancia dentro de las fincas forestales y estan representados por numerosas familias, entre las que destacan Anatidae, Ardeidae, Threskiornithidae, Accipitridae y Columbidae, con especies cuyos habitats preferidos son las lagunas naturales, aunque en los bosques medios y bosques de galeria reune una variedad importante de especies de pequeno tamano como palomas, tortolitas, loros y pitirres, atraidas por la abundancia de refugios y alimentos.
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.
2004, "Nesting of Phalacrocoracidae, Threskiornithidae and Ardeidae at Ahmedabad Zoo", Newsletter for Birdwatchers, 44(3), 43-44.
Threskiornithidae Plegadis falcinellus Gossy ibis Threskiornis Sacred ibis aethiopica 37.