Abdim's Stork/

White-bellied Stork

Ciconia abdimii
Abdim's Stork
Abdim's Stork
White-bellied Stork
Abdim's Stork has a blue face and a purple iridescent sheen on its black plumage. It lives in eastern sub-Saharan Africa. (Abdim was an Ottoman governor in Sudan.)
Abdim's Stork
Abdim's Stork
Abdim's Stork
White-bellied Stork
Abdim's Stork
Abdim's Stork
Abdim's stork in flight
White-bellied stork
Abdim's stork blue-faced
White-bellied Stork Males look similar to . . .
Abdim's Stork on nest . . . females
Abdim's Stork on nest Abdim's Storks around chicks in the nest