#171 Shoebill Stork, Uganda.

The Shoebill is a very large stork-like bird. It derives its name from its massive shoe-shaped bill.
The adult bird is 115–150 cm tall, 100–140 cm long, 230–260 cm across the wings and weighs 4 to 7 kg Adult is mainly grey while the juveniles are browner. It lives in tropical east Africa in large swamps from Sudan to Zambia.

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