Birds of Colombia

    PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae (Ibises, Spoonbills)  
Genus: Eudocimus (2 species, 2 worldwide)


American White Ibis
American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) Immature
Everglades National Park, Florida, USA  
   

American White Ibis
American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus albus)
Davie, Florida, USA  
   


Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber)
Parque das Aves, Foz do Iguazu, Brazil  
   

Scarlet Ibis
Scarlet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber)
Los Flamencos Wildlife Sanctuary, Camarones, La Guajira, Colombia
  Often hybridize with White Ibis, resulting in shades of white, scarlet and salmon.
   

Found in coastal/mangrove habitats.



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