English Name Green Ibis
Scientific Name Mesembrinibis cayennensis
German Name Grünibis
Spanish Name Ibis Verde
French Name Ibis vert
 
Green Ibis
     
Peters Family Name THRESKIORNITHIDAE(Threskiornithinae):Ibises Order 392.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name THRESKIORNITHIDAE:Ibises,Spoonbills Order 3822.0
Gill Family Name THRESKIORNITHIDAE:Ibises,Spoonbills Order 541.0
New 2013 Family Name THRESKIORNITHIDAE,Eudociminae:Eudocimine Ibises Order 397.0
 
English Synonyms
  • Cayenne Ibis
Synonyms
|Molybdophanes Reichenbach,1853["1852"],Avium systema naturale:das natürliche System der Vogel mit hundert Tafeln grosstentheils Original-Abbildungen der bis jetzt entdecken fast zwölfhundert typischen Formen,p.14. Type,by original designation,Ibis caerulescens Vieillot,1817.(= Theristicus)                                      
Authority (J.F.Gmelin 1789)
Habitat swampy woodland,ponds,streams in forest;lowlands-500m
Breeding "Nesting recorded in Jun-Jul in llanos of Venezuela,1-2 months after onset of rains;single record of laying in late Apr in N Colombia." (HBW,1,p.500)
Movement