Balaeniceps rex (Shoebill) is a species of birds in the family shoebills. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN and in cites appendix ii. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are found in The Afrotropics. They are diurnal. Individuals can grow to 140 cm. Reproduction is dioecious. They have parental care (pair provides care). They rely on flight to move around.
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