Threskiornis molucca (THRESKIORNITHIDAE) Australian White Ibis


Also known as the Bin Chicken, widespread in eastern and south Western Australia in marshy wetlands, often near open grasslands and has become common in city parks and rubbish dumps. Black head and neck and a long black downcurved beak. The body plumage is white with some black feathers near the tail. The legs are dark.