The Marabou stork is a scavenger. It primarily relies on the carcasses of dead animals as their source of food. However, they also eat live prey, such as fish, reptiles, and locusts. (Campbell, 1974; Dinsmore, 1997)
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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George Campbell, Milford High School
Andrea Muckley, Milford High School
Muckley, A. 2001. "Leptoptilos crumeniferus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Leptoptilos_crumeniferus.html
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