Order: Ciconiiformes | Family: Threskiornithidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Near Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Puno, Peru
Age: Adult \ Sex: Unknown | Loc. Venezuela
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Argentina
Status: The Maguari Stork is considered a vagrant species in Peru. There are sight records from Pampas del Health. Additional records, including photographs, come from multiple sightings in Southern Peru. It also occurs in Co, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Cigüeña Maguari.
Sub-species: Maguari Stork (Ciconia maguari) Gmelin, 1789.
Meaning of Name: Cicconia: L. Stork. maguari: Tupi (Native Brazilian) strong beak or large and sturdy beak.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 11/09/2014.