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American white ibis (Eudocimus albus) feeding in a shallow lagoon. This wading bird inhabits coastal regions and wetlands in the tropical and subtropical regions of the Americas. It feeds by probing with its bill in mud or sand for invertebrates, and it also takes small fish and frogs. It can reach a length of 65 centimetres, with a wingspan of nearly a metre.
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