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asian open bill

Anastomus oscitans

Description:

the Asian Openbill is a broad-winged soaring bird, which relies on moving between thermals of hot air for sustained flight. They are usually found in flocks but single birds are not uncommon. Like all storks, it flies with its neck outstretched. It is relatively small for a stork and stands at 68 cm height (81 cm long

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India

Spotted on Mar 19, 2013
Submitted on Mar 19, 2013

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