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The Glossy Ibis is a wading bird in the ibis family Threskiornithidae. The Glossy Ibis nests colonially in trees, often with herons. It is also gregarious when feeding in marshy wetlands; it preys on fish, frogs and other water creatures, as well as occasionally on insects.

Similar species: Pelicans, Herons, Ibises
Species identified by Ant Marriott
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By Ant Marriott

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Uploaded May 3, 2015. Captured Oct 1, 2013 02:22 in 2 Smithills Croft Road, Bolton, Bolton BL1 7QB, UK.
  • Canon EOS 50D
  • f/6.3
  • 1/512s
  • ISO640
  • 370mm