Data about <i>Platalea ajaja</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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-25.6 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
latitude max
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30.42 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude min
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-97.8 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
longitude max
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-48.5 degrees
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
geographic distribution includes
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Gulf of Mexico
World Register of Marine Species  
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Gulf of Mexico
World Register of Marine Species  

Physical Description

 
body mass average
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1,036.97 g
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
 
body mass max
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1,800 g
Avian Mass Data  
 
body mass
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3.17 log10 grams
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
weight
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1,036.97 g adult
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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50 g neonate stage
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

 
primary diet
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preys upon or scavenges vertebrates adult
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
habitat
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animal habitation
Environments - EOL project  
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aquatic habitat
Environments - EOL project  
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bay
Environments - EOL project  
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brackish water
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
Environments - EOL project  
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estuarine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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estuary
Environments - EOL project  
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fresh water
Environments - EOL project  
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freshwater habitat
IUCN  
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lagoon
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove biome
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove biome
Environments - EOL project  
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mangrove swamp
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
Environments - EOL project  
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marsh
Environments - EOL project  
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marsh
Environments - EOL project  
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muddy water
Environments - EOL project  
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mudflat
Environments - EOL project  
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national park
Environments - EOL project  
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national wildlife refuge
Environments - EOL project  
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saline water
Environments - EOL project  
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scrubland
Environments - EOL project  
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temperate
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial habitat
IUCN  
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wetland
Environments - EOL project  
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wetland
Environments - EOL project  
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wood
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
 
foraging habitat
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freshwater habitat
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

Life History and Behavior

 
nest type
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open cup
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
developmental mode
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altricial
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
foraging time
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diurnal
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
parental care
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pair provides care
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
clutch/brood/litter size
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3
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
log10 productivity
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-0.952
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
onset of fertility
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1,095 days female
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
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1,095 days male
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
litters per year
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1 per year
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
total life span max
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28
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
prenatal development duration
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23 days
AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
 
migratory status
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migratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Stable
IUCN  
 
conservation status
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least concern
IUCN  
 
extinction status
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extant
Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

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