Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis / Saddle-billed stork
- Large wetlands
- Fish, but also other vertebrates and invertebrates
- Gestation/breeding period
- 30 - 35 days
- Mode of life
- Monogamous breeding pairs
~ 1.50 m
~ 6 kg
~ 35 years
How endangered are Saddle-billed storks?
by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)
- Not evaluated
- Data deficient
Least concern Least concern
- Near threatened
- Critically endangered
- Extinct in the wild
Did you know?
The saddle-billed stork has a wingspan of up to 2.70 metres.
Saddle-billed stork on the zoo tour
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