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Glossy Ibis Spotted this bird at Mesa on the Island of Lesvos Greece Geotagged,Glossy Ibis,Greece,Plegadis falcinellus,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Glossy Ibis

Spotted this bird at Mesa on the Island of Lesvos Greece

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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 Paul Dirksen
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By Paul Dirksen

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Uploaded Mar 15, 2020. Captured Jun 14, 2015 13:06 in Unnamed Road, Lesvos 811 02, Greece.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/512s
  • ISO400
  • 400mm