Family PLATALEIDAE

Family PLATALEIDAE.

The Spoonbills are very closely related to the Ibises but they are less conspicuously schizorhinal. There is only one genus, Platalea, of which one species is found in India.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.6 1929.
Title in Book: 
Family PLATALEIDAE
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1929
Page No: 
311
M_ID: 
2093
M_SN: 
Threskiornithidae
Volume: 
Vol. 6
Term name: 
id: 
5143

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