Data about <i>Mycteria leucocephala</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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22.6 degrees
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latitude max
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22.6 degrees
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longitude min
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69.5 degrees
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longitude max
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69.5 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Central Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
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Central Indochina dry forests
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Changjiang Plain evergreen forests
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Chao Phraya freshwater swamp forests
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Chhota-Nagpur dry deciduous forests
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Daba Mountains evergreen forests
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Deccan thorn scrub forests
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East Deccan dry-evergreen forests
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Eastern highlands moist deciduous forests
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Goadavari-Krishna mangroves
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Guizhou Plateau broadleaf and mixed forests
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Hainan Island monsoon rain forests
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Huang He Plain mixed forests
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Indo-Malayan
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Indus River Delta-Arabian Sea mangroves
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Irrawaddy freshwater swamp forests
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Jian Nan subtropical evergreen forests
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Khathiar-Gir dry deciduous forests
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Luang Prabang montane rain forests
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Malabar Coast moist forests
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Narmada Valley dry deciduous forests
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North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
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North Western Ghats montane rain forests
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Northern dry deciduous forests
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Northern Indochina subtropical forests
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Northwestern thorn scrub forests
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Orissa semi-evergreen forests
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Palearctic
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Sichuan Basin evergreen broadleaf forests
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South China-Vietnam subtropical evergreen forests
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South Deccan Plateau dry deciduous forests
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South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests
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South Western Ghats montane rain forests
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Southeastern Indochina dry evergreen forests
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Sri Lanka dry-zone dry evergreen forests
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Sri Lanka lowland rain forests
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Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests
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Terai-Duar savanna and grasslands
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Tonle Sap freshwater swamp forests
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Tonle Sap-Mekong peat swamp forests
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Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests
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Yunnan Plateau subtropical evergreen forests
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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9.75 cm
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body length (VT) min
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9.3 cm
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body length (VT) max
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10.2 cm
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body mass average
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3,500 g
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body mass min
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2,000 g
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body mass max
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3,370 g
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5,000 g
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sexual dimorphism
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male larger
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sexual dimorphism
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none
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weight
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3,180 g adult
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Ecology

 
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animal habitation
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aquatic habitat
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coast
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coast
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coastal wetland
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cultivated habitat
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desert
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fish farm
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forest
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fresh water
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freshwater habitat
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freshwater marsh
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freshwater wetland
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intertidal zone
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lake
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lake
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Large river biome
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marine biome
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marine habitat
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marsh
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marsh
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mudflat
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national park
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plain
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pond
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reservoir
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rice field
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river
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river bank
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saline pan
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saline water
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terrestrial biome
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terrestrial habitat
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tropical
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wetland
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wetland
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wetland
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wetland
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habitat includes
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Mangroves
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
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Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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Life History and Behavior

 
total life span max
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28.6 years
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Conservation

 
population trend
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Decreasing
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conservation status
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near threatened
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extinction status
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extant
Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

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