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  1. Sarus Crane liked Bonnie Griffin's post in the thread Philadelphia Zoo Bolivar The elephant at Philadelphia Zoo 1888-1908.

    Wow these are so interesting! I’ll try and find the funny article about Bolivar and Pete’s ‘Peanut war’. Really brings it to life!

    25 Aug 2019 at 2:02 AM
  2. Sarus Crane liked zoo_enthusiast's post in the thread Philadelphia Zoo Bolivar The elephant at Philadelphia Zoo 1888-1908.

    Several older books that I've read mention 3 "castes" of Asiatic elephants - the koomeriah or thoroughbred, the dwasala or half-bred,...

    25 Aug 2019 at 1:33 AM
  3. Sarus Crane attached a file to the thread Philadelphia Zoo Bolivar The elephant at Philadelphia Zoo 1888-1908.

    Took a trip back in time via ZT2 to the Philadelphia Zoo. It took me all day to create this. I know I can't get everything to look...

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  4. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Lophotibis Madagascar Crested Ibis (Lophotibis cristata) This smaller, unique looking ibis is mainly brown in color, but has white...

    24 Aug 2019 at 6:07 AM
  5. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Puna Ibis (Plegadis ridgwayi) Of the Plegadis ibises this species ranges the farthest south and in the highest elevations. It lives in...

    24 Aug 2019 at 4:29 AM
  6. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    White-Faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi) Appearing much like its relative the Glossy Ibis, this species is slightly smaller with red instead...

    24 Aug 2019 at 2:39 AM
  7. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Plegadis Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus) This species is the most widespread of the world’s ibises having populations on each...

    24 Aug 2019 at 1:42 AM
  8. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Thanks for looking.

    24 Aug 2019 at 1:32 AM
  9. Sarus Crane liked Chlidonias's post in the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    And the answer to that is "no, I don't have any photos".

    24 Aug 2019 at 1:31 AM
  10. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Scarlet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber) This is the world’s most colorful ibis. Adults are the same size as the American White Ibis, but have...

    23 Aug 2019 at 3:48 AM
  11. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Eudocimus American White Ibis (Eudocimus albus) This species of ibis has a white feathered body with red face, bill, and legs....

    23 Aug 2019 at 3:16 AM
  12. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Phimosus Bare-Faced Ibis (Phimosus infuscatus) This all black ibis, also known as the Whispering Ibis can be identified by its smaller...

    22 Aug 2019 at 10:34 PM
  13. Sarus Crane replied to the thread The Zoochat Photographic Guide To The Pelecaniformes and the Suliformes.

    Mesembrinibis Green Ibis (Mesembrinis cayennensis) This ibis is easily identified by its all green plumage ranging from olive on the...

    22 Aug 2019 at 9:22 PM
  14. Sarus Crane liked Newzooboy's media Green Ibis - Mar 2019 in the category Costa Rica - Wildlife

    Sarapiqui River

    IMG_9059.JPG 22 Aug 2019 at 9:07 PM