Adult Black Stork

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Colouring Black body, white underside, red bill
Voice Silent, occasional rasping notes
Feeds on Frogs, newts, toads and insests
Flight Powerful and direct
Nesting Tree
Social Flocks
Adult Black Stork
Adult Black Stork
Page Last Updated 5/13/2018 12:34:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ciconiidae
Species Ciconia nigra
Category Storks
StdName Black Stork
Vital Statistics
Length 90 to 105 cms
Weight 2500 to 3000 gms
Wingspan 110 to 145 cms
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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