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Mycteria americana Scientific name
Ciconiiformes Order
Ciconiidae Family
89-101 cm Length
Marshy areas, mangroves, freshwater or brackish. Found in:- America More detailed Habitat-Altitude-Range
4-5  nests in colonies Clutch
Fish, small vertebrates & large invertebrates. Food  
They cool themselves by urinatind on their legs. Habits
3804 - TSN: 174897 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by Arthur Grosset © all rights reserved 

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Wood Stork Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Acambuco, Tartagal, Salta Argentina XC52057 song

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Video by  Keith Murdock

Czech: nesyt americký, Nesyt lesní
Danish: Amerikansk Skovstork
German: Amerikanischer Nimmersatt, Waldstorch
English: American Wood Ibis, American Wood Stork, American Wood-Stork, Wood Ibis, Wood Stork
Spanish: Cabeza-de-hueso, Cayama, Cigüeña, Cigueña Americana, Cigüeña Americana, Cigueña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña de cabeza pelada, Cigueñón, Coco, Cocó Cigueña Americana, Faisán, galletán, Tántalo Americano, Tuyuyú
Spanish (Argentine): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Bolivia): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Colombia): Cabeza-de-hueso
Spanish (Costa Rica): Cigueñón
Spanish (Cuba): Cayama
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Coco, Cocó Cigueña Americana, Faisán
Spanish (Honduras): Cigüeña
Spanish (Mexico): Cigueña Americana, Cigüeña Americana, galletán
Spanish (Nicaragua): Cigüeña Americana
Spanish (Paraguay): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Uruguay): Cigueña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña Cabeza Pelada
Spanish (Venezuela): Gabán Huesito
Estonian: muda-toonekurg
Finnish: amerikaniibishaikara, Metsähaikara
French: Cigogne américaine, Cigogne d'Amérique, Tantale d'Amérique
Guarani: Tujuju kangy
Haitian Creole French: Tantal rak bwa
Hebrew: חסידן ורוד
Italian: Cicogna americana, di bosco, Tantalo americano
Japanese: amerikatokikou
Japanese: アメリカトキコウ
Latin: Mycteria americana, Tantalus loculator
Dutch: Kaalkopooievaar
Norwegian: Amerikastork
Polish: dlawigad amerykanski, dławigad amerykański
Portuguese: cabeça-de-pedra, Cabeça-seca, jabirú, jabiru-moleque, padre, Passarão, tuiuiú
Portuguese (Brazil): Cabeça Seca, cabeça-de-pedra, Cabeça-seca, jabirú, jabiru-moleque, padre, passarão, tuiuiú
Russian: Аист лесной, американский клювач, Клювач Американский
Slovak: Bocian lesný, myktéria holokrká
Swedish: Amerikansk ibisstork
Chinese: 黑头鹮鹳

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