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Red-napped Ibis This picture of Red-napped Ibis is taken a Tadoba forest, Central India, very close to a pond in which it was looking for food. It grabbed a small frog later, but it did continue looking for more. Geotagged,India,Red-napped Ibis,Tadoba,bird,blue,colored,feeding,horizontal,ibis,india,indian,natural,pond,red,wild,wildlife Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Red-napped Ibis

This picture of Red-napped Ibis is taken a Tadoba forest, Central India, very close to a pond in which it was looking for food. It grabbed a small frog later, but it did continue looking for more.

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  1. Great lighting and color in this scene! Posted 5 years ago

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The Red-naped Ibis also known as the Indian Black Ibis or just the Black Ibis, is a species of ibis found in parts of the Indian Subcontinent. The sexes are alike. It has a curlew-like long down-curved bill, a black head with a patch of crimson, and a white patch near the shoulder. This largish black bird is found at lakes, in marshes, in riverbeds and on irrigated farmland—it is not as aquatic as many other species of ibis. It is gregarious and generally forages on margins of wetlands in.. more

Similar species: Pelecaniformes
Species identified by Mayur Kotlikar
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Uploaded Apr 29, 2014. Captured in Chandrapur - Mul - Nagbhir - Nagpur Highway, Gondsawari Rayyatwari, Maharashtra 441224, India.

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