A group of birds tactile feeding in a small pool.

A group of birds tactile feeding in a small pool.
Species: Painted Stork   Mycteria leucocephala
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Sunday, July 15, 2007
Added to IBC: 27 May 2009 - 15:59
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Altitude (m): 
39 meters


Also present are a Great White Egret, a Black-headed Ibis and an Eurasian Spoonbill.

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1171805. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1171805.

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1171805. Video of Painted Stork Mycteria leucocephala at Yala (Ruhunu) National Park, Sri Lanka. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1171805.

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