White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi (Vieillot, 1817)Coastal Plain only  -  Reviewable (MD/DCRC)  Synonyms: WFIB.

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A rare visitor to Maryland, but now detected annually in large flocks of Glossy Ibis on the coastal plain (especially Worcester Co.). Hybrids are occasionally detected as well.

There are 24 records in the project database.

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A White-faced Ibis feeding in a flooded field in Berlin, Worcester Co., Maryland (4/24/2009). Photo by George Jett. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis in Worcester Co., Maryland (4/25/2009). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis (below) in flight with Glossy Ibis (above) in Worcester Co., Maryland (4/25/2009). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis in Somerset Co., Maryland (5/19/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis in Somerset Co., Maryland (5/19/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis at Truitt's Landing in Worcester Co., Maryland (5/2/1999). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis in Somerset Co., Maryland (6/14/2017). Photo by Kurt Schwarz. (MBP list)

A White-faced Ibis in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/17/2011). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)


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