straw-necked ibis

/strɔ-nɛkt ˈaɪbəs/ (say straw-nekt 'uybuhs)

noun
an endemic Australian ibis, Threskiornis spinicollis, white with glossy black tail, wings and back; adults have yellow breast feathers resembling straw.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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