Lesser Adjutant – immature

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Observation from Sungei Buloh Wetlands, Singapore. An immature Lesser Adjutant (Leptoptilos javanicus) – note the increase in feathers at the nape/neck. Red Data Status: Vulnerable.

Amar-Singh HSS (Dato’ Dr)
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

 

Location: Sungei Buloh Wetlands, Singapore
Habitat: Mangrove forest wetlands
Date: 29th October 2018
Equipment: Nikon D500 SLR with Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD, handheld

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