Aves | Ciconiiformes
Environment / Climate / Range
Western Atlantic: Argentina, Belize, Chile, Costa Rica and Virgin Islands.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 56.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 84934); max. published weight: 1.1 kg (Ref. 356)
A coastal species found <50 km offshore which exhibits plunge diving (Ref. 356). Estuarine (Ref. 116102).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Lepage, D. 2007. (Ref. 7816)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models