Threskiornis molucca (Cuvier, 1829)

Australian White Ibis

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The Australian White Ibis is around 65���75 cm (25���30 in) long and has a bald black head and neck and a long black downcurved beak, measuring over 16.7 cm (6.6 in) in the male, and under in the female. There is some sexual dimorphism in size, as the slightly heavier male weighs 1.7���2.5 kg (3.7-5.5 lb) compared to the 1.4���1.9 kg (3.1���4.2 lb) female. ... source: Wikipedia

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