Painted Stork
Mycteria leucocephala

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April 17, 2006

Painted Stork (Mycteria leucocephala)

A flock of Painted Storks descended into the tidal flats inside Sungei Buloh park at Singapore.  According to Robson (A Guide to Birds of Southeast Asia) this is a vagrant rarity.

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I also have video of a flock of the storks, and one individual fishing.

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Paul Mansz & Pattie McKerral

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