Threskiornis aethiopica   (Latham,  1790) (Bird)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Aves
Order:Ciconiiformes
Family:Threskiornithidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Sacred Ibis (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pulicat Lake INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (1997) Coastal marine environment of Gujarat 178pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Nagarjuna, A; Kumar,NVN; Kalarani, V and Reddy, DC (2010) Aquatic and avian biodiversity of Pulicat brackish water lake and ecological degradation World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences IDOSI Publications 2 (2) 118-123 Available at - http://www.idosi.org/wjfms/wjfms2%282%2910/8.pdf

Page last updated on:2011-03-03

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