Glossy Ibis Identification

Adult Description

  • Long, down-curved bill.
  • Long dark legs.
  • Body all dark.

Immature Description

Similar to adult, but with dark banded bill and duller body.
Relative Size

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Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 18.9-26.0 in (48-66 cm)
    • Weight: 17.6-28.2 oz (500-800 g)