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Ciconiidae

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; class Aves, order Ciconiiformes)

A family of large wading birds that have stout-based bills and long necks, some with distensible throat pouches (e.g. two of the three species of...

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Ciconiidae

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

; class Aves, order Ciconiiformes)

A family of large wading birds that have stout-based bills and long necks, some with distensible throat pouches (e.g. two of the three species of...

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Ciconiidae

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 117 words.

A family of large wading birds that have stout-based bills and long necks, some with distensible throat pouches (e.g. two

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Ciconiidae

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 115 words.

A family of large wading birds that have stout-based bills and long necks, some with distensible throat pouches (e.g. two

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stork

in Dictionary Plus Science and Technology

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 56 words.

A large, migratory, wading bird (family Ciconiidae) that has long legs, a long neck, and a long, strong bill. Storks

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stork

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 96 words.

any of a number of species of bird in the family Ciconiidae, which is represented in most parts of the

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stork

Alan Davidson.

Edited by Tom Jaine.

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2006; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 96 words.

any of a number of species of bird in the family Ciconiidae, which is represented in most parts of the

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primary

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 50 words.

One of the outer flight feathers of birds, which originate from the manus. Most non-passerines have 10 primaries. Ciconiidae

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jabiru

in Dictionary Plus Science and Technology

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 107 words.

A species of large storks (family Ciconiidae) with males up to 1.5 m tall and a wingspan of about 2.5

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jabiru

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Stork of the New World, found in tropical swamps from Mexico to Argentina. Length: 1.5m (5ft); wingspan: 2m (7ft). Family Ciconiidae, species Jabiru mycteria.

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Ciconiiformes

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; class Aves)

An order of medium to large wading birds, many of which have specialized bills. Their toes are unwebbed or partially webbed and the middle claw is often pectinate....

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