Aves | Ciconiiformes
Environment / Climate / Range
Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean. Tropical and subtropical.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 35.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8812); max. published weight: 142.00 g (Ref. 356)
Total Length: 30 to 35 cm (Ref. 8812). Plunge diving; dipping; coastal; <10km (Ref. 356). Feeds on small fish (Ref. 801).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Lepage, D. 2007. (Ref. 7816)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.1 - 29, mean 27.8 (based on 853 cells; Ref. 115970
Low vulnerability (25 of 100)