Eurasian Spoonbill

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Eurasian Spoonbill

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Platalea leucorodia Scientific name
Ciconiiformes Order
Threskiornithidae Family
70 - 95 cm Length
Estuaries, mangrove, wetlands. Range:- Africa, Asia & Europe. Platalea leucorodia leucorodia: S Palearctic to India; winters to central Africa and se China
Platalea leucorodia balsaci: Banc d'Arguin (off coast of Mauritania)
Platalea leucorodia archeri: Coasts of Red Sea and Somalia
Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation by female both parents days, fledging  days. Clutch
Aquatic insects, mollusks, newts, crustaceans, worms, leeches, frogs, tadpoles and small fish. Food  
  Habits
3782 - TSN: 174933 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern. Status

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AKA:- Arabic: أبو ملعقة, أبو ملعقة أوروبي, أبو ملعقة بو الخصيف
Asturian: Paletn
Azerbaijani: Əsindimdik
Belarusian: Колпіца
Bulgarian: Бял лопатар, Лопатарка
Breton: Ar spanell gwenn
Catalan: Bec planer, Bec-pla, Becplaner, Bec-planer
Catalan (Balears): Bec planer
Valencian: Bec-pla
Czech: Kolpk bl
Welsh: Llwybig
Danish: Skestork
German: Lffler
Maldivian: Dheyfaiy Dhooni 
Greek: (Ευρασιατική) Χουλιαρομύτα, Κουταλάς, Χουλιαρομύτα
Greek (Cypriot): Κουταλάς
Emiliano-romagnolo: Spatula
English: Common Spoonbill, Eurasian Spoonbill, European Spoonbill, Spoonbill, White Spoonbill
Esperanto: Plataleo
Spanish: Esptula, Esptula Comn, Esptula de Eurasia
Estonian: Luitsnokk-iibis
Basque: Becplaner, Mokozabal zuri, Mokozabala
Finnish: Kapustahaikara
Faroese: Spnnev
French: Spatule blanche, Spatule d'Europe
Frisian: Leppelbek
Irish: Corr leathadach, Corr Leitheadach, Leitheadach
Gaelic: Gob Cathainn
Galician: Becplaner, Cullereiro
Manx: Gob lhean
Hebrew: אבי הכף , אבי־הכף, כפן, כפן אירופאי
Croatian: Bijela ličarka, licarka, ličarka
Hungarian: Kanalasgm
Armenian: [Targalaktuts ], Տարգալակտուց
Icelandic: Flatnefur
Italian: Spatola, Spatola bianca, Spatola eurasiatica
Japanese: herasagi, Hera-sagi, Toki
Japanese: ヘラサギ
Georgian: ჟერო
Khakas: Час хыл
Kazakh: Жалбағай
Korean: 노랑부리저어새
Cornish: Gelvyn lo
Latin: Platalea leucorodia
Lithuanian: Girnovė
Latvian: Karoknābis, Platknābja gārnis, Platknābja ibiss
Maori: Kotuku-ngutupapa
Macedonian: Лажичарка чапја
Mongolian: Халбаган хушут
Maltese: Paletta
Dutch: Lepelaar
Norwegian: Skjestork
Polish: warzecha, Warzęcha, warzęcha (zwyczajna), Warzęcha zwyczajna
Portuguese: Colhereiro, colhereiro-europeu
Portuguese (Brazil): Colhereiro-europeu
Romansh: Ibis dal bec plat
Russian: Kolpitsa, Колпица, Колпица обыкновенная, Обыкновенная колпица
Scots: Gob cathainn
Slovak: Lyičiar biely, Lyičiar obyčajn
Slovenian: licarka, ličarka
Albanian: apka sqeplug
Serbian: bijeli kaikar, Caplja kaikara, Цаплја кашикара, Чапља кашикара
Swedish: Skedstork
Thai: นกช้อนหอยหน้าขาว, นกปากช้อนหน้าขาว
Turkish: Kaşıkı, Kaşıklı Balıkıl, kaşyky, Spatl Kuşu
Tuvinian: Шопулакхай
Ukrainian: Колпиця, Косар
Vietnamese: C tha Chu u
Chinese: [bai b-lu], [bai pi-lu], [p-lu], [pipa-zui lu], 琵琶嘴鹭, 琵鹭, 白琵鷺, 白琵鹭, 白篦鹭
Chinese (Taiwan): [bai pi-lu], 白琵鷺

Sub-species

Platalea leucorodia
Platalea leucorodia archeri
Platalea leucorodia balsaci
Platalea leucorodia leucorodia
Platalea leucorodia leucorodia (major)
Platalea leucorodia major
Platalea leucorodia regia
 

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