The Shoebill

Le bec-en-sabot, oiseau étrange et fascinant des zones humides africaines, contribue à la préservation des écosystèmes aquatiques en filtrant l’eau, soulignant l’importance de la conservation pour ces espèces inhabituelles.

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Keyfacts about The Shoebill


Individuals in the wild

5,5 kg

Average weight

30 days

Incubation time for the egg

The Shoebill

Fiche d’identité

  • Name : Shoebill
  • Latin Name : Balaeniceps rex
  • Origin : Central Africa, in the Lakes and Marshes to the East
  • IUCN Status : Vulnerable
  • Cites : Annexe II

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