Definition of Openbill. Meaning of Openbill. Synonyms of Openbill

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Definition of Openbill

Openbill
Openbill O"pen*bill`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A bird of the genus Anastomus, allied to the stork; -- so called because the two parts of the bill touch only at the base and tip. One species inhabits India, another Africa. Called also open-beak. See Illust. (m), under Beak.

Meaning of Openbill from wikipedia

- The Asian openbill or Asian openbill stork (Anastomus oscitans) is a large wading bird in the stork family Ciconiidae. This distinctive stork is found...
- The openbill storks or openbills are two species of stork (family Ciconiidae) in the genus Anastomus. They are large wading birds characterized by large...
- The African openbill (Anastomus lamelligerus) is a species of stork in the family Ciconiidae. It is native to large parts of sub-Saharan Africa. The African...
- two openbills (Anastomus.), which as their name suggested is open in the middle when their bill is closed. These bills have evolved to help openbills feed...
- plantation. The woods are rich in butterfly and birds, specially Asian openbill, paradise flycatcher, prinia, oriole, fish eagle, etc. West Bengal Animal...
- which were cl****ified as tropical dry deciduous forest. With the Asian openbill and other species of migratory birds flocking to the artificial forest...
- are migratory. Painted stork, சங்குவளை நாரை (அ) மஞ்சள் மூக்கு நாரை Asian openbill, நத்தைக்குத்தி நாரை Black stork, கரு நாரை Woolly-necked stork, வெண்கழுத்து...
- ground. The winter range of C. c. asiatica overlaps that of the Asian openbill, which has similar plumage but a different bill shape. When seen at a distance...
- in the Sundarbans. Some of the birds commonly found in this region are openbill storks, black-capped kingfishers, black-headed ibis, water hens, coots...
- pied kingfisher, white-breasted kingfisher, collared scops-owl, Asian openbill stork, brown hawk-owl, slaty-breasted rail, white-breasted waterhen, purple...
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