Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Oriental White Ibis (Juvenile)

Threskiornis melanocephalus


Considered to be a near threatened species ,the Oriental White Ibis faces the full gambit of threats, from hunting and disturbance at breeding colonies to drainage and conversion of foraging habitats to agriculture.


It occurs in marshy wetlands inland and on the coast, where it feeds on various fish, frogs and other water creatures, as well as on insects.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago


Spotted by

Gujarāt, India

Spotted on Mar 6, 2012
Submitted on Mar 12, 2012

Related Spottings

Australian white ibis Sacred Ibis African Sacred Ibis Ibis sagrado

Nearby Spottings

White-tailed Plover Red-naped Ibis Short-toed Snake Eagle Bay-backed Shrike