I for Ibis

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Black-headed Ibis or Oriental White Ibis 

Among the 28 different types of Ibis still surviving on this planet this is the most commonly found Ibis in India. The black-headed ibis is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List. You can read more about this graceful bird here 

 

Posted under the A 2 Z Challenge. 

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26 thoughts on “I for Ibis

  1. I saw one just y’day and pointed it out to my son. Now the Ibis(es) he has seen are the pink and red ones more commonly found in bird parks (like Jurong) and he refused to believe me!

    Great pic.

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