Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Storks :: Black-necked Stork
Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus
Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): Green-necked Stork, Jabiru
Old scientific name(s): Xenorhynchus asiaticus
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RangeIndia and Sri Lanka; Se. Asia; S. New Guinea and n. Australia;
(1) S. New Guinea from Merauke to Port Moresby between the Digul River and Fly River, islands in the Torres Strait, n. Australia from the Fitzroy River s. to Port Hedland in n. Western Australia and e. in n. Northern Territory (Top End and Kakadu National Park on Yellow Waters cruise), n. and e. Queensland to Innisfail and ex. ne. New South Wales s. to Sidney.
Disperses w. to the Ashburton River and e. to s. New South Wales.
(2) Pakistan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma, nw., c. and peninsular Thailand (Hat Chao Mai National Park), Cambodia (Chhep District of Preah Vihear Province), South Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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