black-and-white plumage; brilliant bill; yellow iris (South Africa; 2007-06-30)

Saddle-billed Stork
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis

Native Range: Africa

Notes: a very tall and unmistakable stork with a strikingly colorful black-red-and-yellow bill; native to eastern and central Africa.

black legs with bright pink knees and feet (South Africa; 2007-06-30)

long neck and legs (Zoo; 2008-11-30)

bill black and yellow with red base (Zoo; 2008-11-30)

posing for a head portrait (Zoo; 2008-11-30)