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Bird Identification: Pink Ibis

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jimenez
West Palm Beach, FL
(Zone 10a)

July 22, 2012
2:42 PM

Post #9214748

South Florida. Saw this Ipink bis today. Are they rare?

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

July 22, 2012
2:46 PM

Post #9214757

probably immature Scarlet Ibis. Resin will probably know for sure.
If it is I didn't know we had them in the wild in the States. May be Hurricane Zoo escapees

Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

July 23, 2012
5:53 PM

Post #9216302

That, or a hybrid between Scarlet and White Ibises (they interbreed freely in zoos, and any zoo escape Scarlet would likely interbreed with wild Whites on meeting them).

Resin

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