Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ibises and Spoonbills :: Bare-faced Ibis
Bare-faced Ibis Phimosus infuscatus
Described by: Lichtenstein (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Whispering Ibis
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
RangeN. South America e. of the Andes and n. of the Amazon Basin; C. and e. South America s. of Amazon Basin;
(1) C. and e. Brazil (c. and n. Mato Grosso, Maranhao, Lago Ipixuna-Acu, Piaui, Bahia s. to Rio Grande do Sul).
(2) N. and e. Colombia (Rio Sinu e. to the base of the Santa Marta Mountains, w. Guajira, s. in the Cauca Valley to Valle, Magdalena Valley to nw. Santander, e. of th Andes s. to w. Caqueta and Vaupes), ne. Ecuador e. to Venezuela (s. to the s. bank of the Orinoco in Bolivar and nw. Amazonas, Puerto Ayacucho), Guyana, Surinam, nc. Brazil (Roraima, Rio Branco region, Rio Uracoera, w. Bahia in the Valley of the Rio San Francisco at Lago de Sobradinho).
(3) N. and e. Bolivia (Beni, Santa Curz), Paraguay, Uruguay, n. Argentina (s. to Tucuman, Cordoba, Santa Fe, and n. Buenos Aires).
No videos are available for this species
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.