Nonnatives - Abdim's Stork

Abdim's Stork - Ciconia abdimii

Florida's Nonnative Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1999

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species are present but not confirmed to be breeding. Population persists only with repeated introductions and/or escapes of individuals.

Estimated Florida range: 3 counties  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives:  Unknown

Species Account: Native to Africa.

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Collier 1999   Not reported breeding  
Lee 1999   Not reported breeding  
Monroe 1999   Not reported breeding (Pranty 1999a)

References

Pranty, B. 1999a. Field observations [winter report: December 1998 to February 1999]. Florida Field Naturalist 27:130-140.

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