Taxon profile


Leptoptilos Lesson, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Ciconiiformes - storks »  family Ciconiidae - storks

Scientific synonyms

Argala Milne-Edwards, 1867-71
Cryptociconia Harrison, 1974

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Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Leptoptilos crumeniferus (Lesson, 1831) - Marabou Stork

Leptoptilos crumeniferus - Marabou Stork

species Leptoptilos dubius (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) - Greater Adjutant

Leptoptilos dubius - Greater Adjutant

species Leptoptilos falconeri (Milne-Edwards, 1868)
species Leptoptilos indicus (Harrison, 1974)
species Leptoptilos javanicus (Horsfield, 1821) - Lesser Adjutant

Leptoptilos javanicus - Lesser Adjutant

species Leptoptilos pliocenicus Zubareva, 1948
species Leptoptilos richae Harrison, 1974
species Leptoptilos robustus Meijer & Due, 2010
species Leptoptilos siwalicensis Harrison, 1974
species Leptoptilos titan Wetmore, 1940

Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Leptoptilos Lesson, R, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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