Birds

 

Black-faced Spoonbill

Platalea minor


 

Class Aves   Black-faced Spoonbill
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Order Pelecaniformes 
Distribution Cambodia, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Macau, North-east of China, Taiwan, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam. 
Habitat River month, fish pond, wetland, marsh, mangrove. 
Conservation Status Listed under the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species in Endangered Species.  Also listed under Appendix I of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).
Behaviour They will rest in day time and let their heads covered by their wings, active in dawn, dusk and night. 
 
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