Aves | Ciconiiformes
Environment / Climate / Range
Western Indian Ocean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 80.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 84934); max. published weight: 0.00 g (Ref. 356)
Occurs in large roosts (Ref. 801). A coastal species found <50 km offshore which exhibits plunge diving.
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)
Culmen: 7.1 cm; tarsus: 7.4 cm; wing: 29.2 cm.
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.5 - 29.2, mean 27.6 (based on 412 cells; Ref. 115970