Ajaia


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Noun1.Ajaia - a genus of PlataleaAjaia - a genus of Platalea      
bird genus - a genus of birds
genus Platalea, Platalea - type genus of the Plataleidae
Ajaia ajaja, roseate spoonbill - tropical rose-colored New World spoonbill
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Pelecaniformes: Ajaia ajaja "espatula rosada", un ejemplar de esta especie fue visto una sola vez en noviembre del 2000, en los Pantanos de Villa (Tello, com.
This fossil agrees with the tibiotarsus of Plegadis chihi in size, being much smaller than in Eudocimus of especially Ajaia (=Platalea).
Most waterfowl species exhibit synchronized reproduction, where huge colonies of birds such as wood stork (Mycteria americana Linnaeus, 1758) egrets (snowy egret Egretta thula Molina, 1782, great white egret Casmerodius albus Linnaeus, 1758 and the capped heron Pilherodius pileatus Boddaert, 1783) and others such as the spoonbill Ajaia ajaja Linnaeus, 1758 concentrate in nesting sites in the gallery forest, during the dry season, to take advantage of the seasonal resources available.