Order: Ciconiiformes | Family: Threskiornithidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Southern Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Llanos, Venezuela
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. No Data
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Boyaca, Colombia
Status: The Bare-face Ibis appears to have started an expansion of its traditional range. Sight records come from the Napo and Amazon Rivers. The species is currently considered a vagrant, but it may start breeding in the Loreto Region in the future. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Bo, and Br.
Name in Spanish: Ibis de cara desnuda.
Sub-species: Bare-faced Ibis (Phimosus infuscatus), berlepschi (Hellmayr 1903).
Meaning of Name: Phimosus Gr. phimoō= to be silent. infuscatus: L. infuscus= dusky, blackish, infuscatus= dusky.