Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Storks :: Asian Openbill

Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans

Described by: Boddaert (1783)
Alternate common name(s): Asian Open-billed Stork, Asian Open-bill Stork
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Location unknown - 2000 © Kees Bakker  Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India - May, 2008 © Jugal Tiwari  Windmill Park, Samutprakarn, Thailand - Jan 1, 2010 © Robert Kennett  Lat Krabang, Samutprakarn, Thailand - Jan 8, 2006 © Robert Kennett  Windmill Park, Samutprakarn, Thailand - Sep 20, 2008 © Robert Kennett 
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W. and s. Oriental region;
Fragmaneted distribution;
Pakistan, India, Nepal (Kosi Barrage, Terai), Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma, c. and s. peninsular Thailand (Wat Phai Lom), Cambodia and s. Vietnam (Cochinchina, Lo Go Sa Mat National Park).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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