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Wood Stork
Mycteria americana Linnaeus, 1758
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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ciconiidae
Genus:
  Mycteria

Scientific:
  Mycteria americana

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.140

Protonym:
  Mycteria americana

Avibase ID:
  19196211B7630B88

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174897

Geographic range:

  • Mycteria americana: S US to n Argentina, Brazil, Cuba and Hispaniola
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Wood Stork
Czech:
  nesyt americký
German:
  Waldstorch
Danish:
  Amerikansk Skovstork
Spanish:
  Tántalo Americano
Finnish:
  amerikaniibishaikara
French:
  Tantale d'Amérique
Icelandic:
  Wood Stork
Italian:
  Cicogna americana
Japanese:
  amerikatokikou
Japanese:
  アメリカトキコウ
Dutch:
  Kaalkopooievaar
Norwegian:
  Amerikastork
Polish:
  dlawigad amerykanski
Portuguese:
  Cabeça-seca
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Cabeça-seca
Russian:
  Американский клювач
Slovak:
  myktéria holokrká
Swedish:
  amerikansk ibisstork
Chinese:
  黑头鹮鹳


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Tantalus loculator)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Tantale d'Amérique ( Mycteria americana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Tantale d'Amérique ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 1st edition:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 4th edition:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements, version 2015:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements, version 2016:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Clements, version 2017:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 1.50:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 1.52:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 1.53:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 1.54:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 1.55:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 2015:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 2016:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
eBird version 2017:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   American Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   American Wood Ibis ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
James Lee Peters:
    Mycteria americana
James Lee Peters (original):
    Mycteria americana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Mycteria americana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Wood Stork ( Mycteria americana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Mycteria americana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Mycteria americana

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Tàntal americà
Czech: nesyt americký, Nesyt lesní
Danish: Amerikansk Skovstork
German: Amerikanischer Nimmersatt, Waldstorch
English: American Wood Ibis, American Wood Stork, American Wood-Stork, Wood Ibis, Wood Stork
Spanish: Cabeza-de-hueso, Cayama, Cigüeña, Cigueña Americana, Cigüeña Americana, Cigueña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña de cabeza pelada, Cigueñón, Coco, Cocó Cigueña Americana, Faisán, galletán, Tántalo Americano, Tuyuyú
Spanish (Argentine): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Bolivia): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Chile): Cigüeña de cabeza pelada
Spanish (Colombia): Cabeza de hueso, Cabeza-de-hueso
Spanish (Costa Rica): Cigueñón
Spanish (Cuba): Cayama
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Cigüeña Americana, Coco, Cocó Cigueña Americana, Faisán
Spanish (Spain): Tántalo Americano
Spanish (Honduras): Cigüeña
Spanish (Mexico): Cigueña Americana, Cigüeña Americana, galletán
Spanish (Nicaragua): Cigüeña Americana
Spanish (Panama): Cigüeña Americana
Spanish (Peru): Cigüeña Gabán
Spanish (Paraguay): Tuyuyú
Spanish (Uruguay): Cigueña Cabeza Pelada, Cigüeña Cabeza Pelada
Spanish (Venezuela): Gabán Huesito
Estonian: muda-toonekurg
Finnish: amerikaniibishaikara, Metsähaikara
French: Cigogne américaine, Cigogne d'Amérique, Tantale d’Amérique, Tantale d'Amérique
Guarani: Tujuju kangy
Haitian Creole French: Tantal rak bwa
Hebrew: חסידן ורוד
Croatian: Američka šumska roda
Hungarian: erdei gólya
Italian: Cicogna americana, di bosco, Tantalo americano
Japanese: amerikatokikou
Japanese: アメリカトキコウ
Latin: Mycteria americana, Tantalus loculator
Lithuanian: amerikinis gandrėnas, Amerikinis žabiras
Latvian: meža stārķis
Dutch: Kaalkopooievaar
Norwegian: Amerikastork
Polish: dlawigad amerykanski, dławigad amerykański
Portuguese: cabeça-de-pedra, Cabeça-seca, jabirú, jabiru-moleque, padre, Passarão, tuiuiú
Portuguese (Brazil): Cabeça Seca, cabeça-de-pedra, cabeca-seca, Cabeça-seca, jabirú, jabiru-moleque, padre, passarão, tuiuiú
Portuguese (Portugal): Cabeça-seca
Russian: Аист лесной, американский клювач, Клювач Американский
Slovak: Bocian lesný, myktéria holokrká
Serbian: Američka šumska roda
Swedish: Amerikansk ibisstork
Turkish: Kara Boyunlu Orman Leyleği
Chinese: 黑头鹮鹳
Chinese (Traditional): 林鸛

 

         

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