Ajaia ajaja

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Related to Ajaia ajaja: roseate spoonbill, spoonbill
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Synonyms for Ajaia ajaja

tropical rose-colored New World spoonbill

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This white rookery is composed first by hatchlings of the wood-ibis Mycteria americana Linnaeus, 1758, followed in lower proportions by hatchlings of the egrets Ardea alba Linnaeus, 1758 and Egretta thula Molina, 1782, and finally by hatchlings of the spoonbill (Platalea = Ajaia ajaja Linnaeus, 1758).
Nothing is known about the current occurrence of more sporadic species like the Roseate Spoonbill (Ajaia ajaja) documented and collected early in the century at Laguna Salada (Grinnell 1926; letters of E.W.
Intestine, Ajaia ajaja (B), Mata de Limon, Puntarenas (Caballero and Brenes-Madrigal 1958).