African Openbill
Anastomus lamelligerus

– fairly large bird, but smaller than White Stork
– African origin, a potential WP vagrant
– mainly non-migratory


African Openbill Anastomus l. lamelligerus, AD
BIF2278, 23/12/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze

African Openbill Anastomus l. lamelligerus, AD
BIF2279, 24/12/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze

African Openbill Anastomus l. lamelligerus, AD
BIF2280, 24/12/2014, Lake Albert, Uganda, Mathias Putze

voice: usually nonvocal during migration

comparison species: unmistakable

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