Storks (Ciconiidae)

Asian Openbill (Anastomus oscitans) - HBW 1, p. 458

French: Bec ouvert indien German: Silberklaffschnabel Spanish: Picotenaza Asiático
Other common names: Oriental/Asiatic Openbill, Openbilled Stork

Taxonomy: Ardea oscitans Boddaert, 1783, Pondicherry.
Monotypic.

Distribution: India and Sri Lanka to Thailand and Indochina.