Male, profile, showing 'teeth'
|Class:||Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)|
|Family:||Ibis & Spoonbill (Threskiornithidae)|
|Species:||Royal Spoonbill (Platalea regia)|
|This Photo:||Male, feeding|
General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region
The two specimens here, photographed together, where different. We think the more orange eye brow was a male, as it had a larger bill, while the other was a female. Taken in November, they may have been coming out of breeding plummage?