Hadeda Ibis 2017-04-18T14:43:01+00:00

Project Description

Animal Name: Hadeda Ibis
Scientific Name: Bostrychia Hagedash

Distribution:
Southern Africa

Habitat:
Grassland, bushveld, large gardens and playing fields.

Diet Description:
Hadeda Ibis eat mainly earthworms but also take insects, spiders and small reptiles.

Socialisation:

Hadeda Ibis move around in flocks numbering up to 20 birds or 100 out of breeding season.

Reproduction:

Hadeda Ibis breed from July to January. Incubation is done by both parents, lasting up to 28 days. Young are independent at about 40 days.