Glossy Ibis

Glossy Ibis

Glossy Ibis is a vibrant and striking large wading bird but looks almost black from a distance. They are also known as black curlew. A group of ibises is called “congregation”, “stand”, and “wedge” of ibises. Gujarati Name નાની કાંકણસાર Scientific Name Plegadis falcinellus Scientific Family Threskiornithidae Status in Gujarat Read more…

Eurasian Spoonbill

Eurasian Spoonbill

The Eurasian Spoonbill or Common Spoonbill is a wading bird of the Ibis and Spoonbill family and can be easily identified by its spoon-shaped/spatula tip of the bill. They are mostly silent as they lack voice producing capabilities. Even at their breeding colonies the main sounds are bill snapping, occasional Read more…