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Wood Stork

Mycteria americana


Huge, long-legged white bird, long, thick, down-curved bill, head black and bald. Wings white with extensive black flight feathers.


Near ponds.

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PineyWoodsGal 10 years ago

A few years ago, we had a mating pair next to our lake in east Texas. Unfortunately, I never got any photos of them. Sadder still, I've not seen them return. They are really awesome.

LuisStevens 10 years ago

Thank you Noel and Jeannette.

Jeannette 10 years ago

Great spotting and series :)
Wow it's ugly ;)

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 10 years ago

Wonderful series! Thanks for sharing Luis!

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Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 29, 2012
Submitted on Nov 5, 2012

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