Aves | Ciconiiformes
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Others; brackish. Tropical
Western Central Pacific and Western Indian Ocean: Palau, Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Non-breeding individuals are found on riverbanks, streams, dam shores, marshy areas, estuaries, tidal creeks in mangrove swamps, salt marshes, harbours and docks. Feeds on insects, spiders, molluscs, snails, crustaceans, annelids and occasionally frogs, toads, tadpoles and small fish, and plant material (Ref. 107892).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
HÃ¼ppop, O., J. Dierschke, K.-M. Exo, E. Fredrich and R. Hill. 2006. (Ref. 96348)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.5 - 29.3, mean 28.8 (based on 1544 cells).