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White Stork

Ciconia ciconia (Linnaeus, 1758)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Patrik Åberg 2013-04-02 East Monroy, Extremadura, Cáceres (Spain) (420 m) Bill clapping, call, wingbeats -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

149071
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Marco Dragonetti 2014-06-26 Vulturu, Comuna Maliuc, Județul Tulcea, Tulcea (Romania) (0 m) call -

A pair of White stork is in the nest which is placed on the top of an electric pole within Maliuc village.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

295997
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Edmunds Racinskis 2013-05-17 Dvietes paliene, Ilūkstes novads, Daugavpils Apriņķis (Latvia) (90 m) bill-clattering -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

154554
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Lars Lachmann 17-7-2009 Kuligow, Mazowieckie region, Poland, Mazowieckie (Poland) (60 m) instrumental (A) - bill clapping of a pair greeting each other on the nest 91179
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Stanislas Wroza 2017-05-26 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Bouches-du-Rhône (France) (0 m) bill clappering -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

372949
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Tero Linjama 2008-05-05 Penijõe, Lihula Parish, Lääne maakond, Lääne (Estonia) (0 m) call -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

340922
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Aladdin 2018-07-30 Schleswig-Flensburg (near Bergenhusen), Schleswig-Holstein, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany) (10 m) Bill Clapping -

Recorded with a ZOOM H5 Handy recorder

Adult bird flying in to the nest clapping the bill in flight. The juveniles answer with clapping.

The bird in the nest bend forward holding out the wings like in picture #1

The wings come in and the bird put the head on the back. The sound changes, from about 1,5 seconds to 3,5 seconds the stork have the head on the back as in picture #2

Both birds in the nest and they are clapping together like in picture #3

Picture 1

Picture 2

Picture 3

And in picture #4 we can see that daddy or mommy have brought a snake for the baby

Picture 4

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

428861
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Stanislas Wroza 2017-05-26 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Bouches-du-Rhône (France) (0 m) bill clappering -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

372951
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Tomas Belka 2011-05-14 Biebrza Marshes, Wólka Piaseczna, Podlaskie (Poland) (110 m) Bill clapping -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

169478
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Beatrix Saadi-Varchmin 2016-07-17 "Storchenkran", Kirchheim, Schwaben, Unterallgäu, Bayern, Bavaria (Germany) (550 m) female, instrumental sound: Bill clattering ('Klappern'), male -

11 nests on a big crane, about 10 o' clock there temporarily are 35 birds, adults and juvenils, in and between the nests. Specially when a stork is arriving, some of the others start a clattering concert.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

327581
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Alain Malengreau 2015-02-20 Área Metropolitana de Sevilla (near La Puebla del Río), Sevilla, Andalucía, Sevilla (Spain) (10 m) song -

Adults on nests (2), bill-clattering stimulated by a white stork flying over des occupied nets.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

235721
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Patrik Åberg 2013-04-02 East Monroy, Extremadura, Cáceres (Spain) (420 m) Bill clapping, call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

149070
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Edmunds Racinskis 2013-05-17 Dvietes paliene, Ilūkstes novads, Daugavpils Apriņķis (Latvia) (90 m) bill-clattering -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

154555
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Fernand DEROUSSEN 1995-06-29 Monroy, Cáceres, Cáceres (Spain) (420 m) Bangings of beak, male -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

141171
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia maudoc 2019-04-25 dehesa de abajo, puebla del río, sevilla, andalucía, Sevilla (Spain) (10 m) bill clapping -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

470421
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Krzysztof Deoniziak 2014-04-06 Trzebicz, Lubuskie Voivodeship, Lubuskie (Poland) (20 m) Bill clapping, female, male -

habitat: meadows in river valley behaviour: pair of birds foraging

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

172946
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Eugenia Yablonovska-Grishchenko 2014-07-19 Korops'kyi district, Chernihivs'ka oblast, Chernihiv (Ukraine) (120 m) call, juvenile -

Settlement of White Storks in small pine wood near Desna river

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

241790
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Jose A. Neila Ballesteros 2020-02-12 Soto del Real- Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Madrid (Spain) (900 m) call, sex uncertain -

Grabación mezclada

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

527477
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Beatrix Saadi-Varchmin 2016-07-17 "Storchenkran", Kirchheim, Schwaben, Unterallgäu, Bayern, Bavaria (Germany) (550 m) female, instrumental sound: Bill clattering (Klappern), male -

11 nests on a big crane, about 10 o' clock there temporarily are 35 birds, adults and juveniles, in and between the nests. Specially when a stork is arriving, some of the others start a clattering concert. Cut (whole recording XC327581), HPF

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

329804
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Patrik Åberg 2013-04-02 East Monroy, Extremadura, Cáceres (Spain) (420 m) Bill clapping -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

149069
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Fernand DEROUSSEN 2012-03-30 Tierra de Trujillo (near Trujillo), Cáceres, Extremadura, Cáceres (Spain) (400 m) claquements de bec -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

135579
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Ad Postma 2016-06-18 Zwolle, Zwolle, Overijssel, Overijssel (Netherlands) (0 m) bill clapping -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

322535
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Sean Ronayne 2020-01-18 Pla d'Urgell (near Vila-sana), Lleida, Catalunya, Lérida (Spain) (240 m) Bill-clapping -

Given from a pair at their nest site as another bird flew overhead.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

521611
xeno-canto.org
White Stork - Ciconia ciconia Aline SPRIET 2011-07-12 Mazères, Ariege, Midi-Pyrénées, Ariège (France) (220 m) bill-clattering, drumming -

No filtering.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

129188
xeno-canto.org
Note: a maximum of 20 records are shown. For more recordings of this species, as well as maps, sonograms, and advanced searches, please visit xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.

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