Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ibises and Spoonbills :: Black-faced Ibis

Black-faced Ibis Theristicus melanopis

Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Alto Bio-Bio, Chile - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Alto Bio-Bio, Chile - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Lago Villarica, Chile - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Tierra del Fuego, Chile - Mar, 2007 © Lou Hegedus 
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S. South America;
Coastal Peru s. from Lima, Lambayeque, La Libertad, Lima, Tacna and Bosque Pomac near Chiclayo to n. Chile in the c. valley and coastal zone s. from Antofagasta to Magallanes and Tierra del Fuego and Cape Horn and s. Argentina n. to Neuquen and Rio Negro in Patagonia.
Migrates n. in the austral winter to Tucuman, Cordoba and Buenos Aires in n. Argentina and the Falkland Is.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Aves de Chile


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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