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Family : Threskiornithidae

Belong to Order : Ciconiiformes
Common Name : Ibises and spoonbills

The Threskiornithidae is a family of large terrestrial and wading birds which includes the ibises and spoonbills. They have long, broad wings with 11 primary and about 20 secondary feathers. They are strong fliers and despite their size and weight, very capable soarers. There are 36 species worldwide and 5 species which occur in India.

Birds under this Family are :

Biological Name :Common English Name :Photos :Submit

Threskiornis melanocephalus

Black-headed Ibis


Pseudibis papillosa

Red-naped Ibis


Plegadis falcinellus

Glossy Ibis


Platalea leucorodia

Eurasian Spoonbill


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