Top 10 Birds with Longest Beaks
Eurasian Curlew:This bird with its somewhat drab plumage is found in the grasslands and peat bogs of Africa, Europe, Russia, and southern Asia. It makes up for its uninspiring looks .
Hoopoe:This bird, native to Europe, Africa, and Asia is famous for both its spectacular crest and its long, very sharp, slender beak. Though it is rather earth-toned in cinnamon browns, dark browns.
Eurasian Spoonbill:This bird with its long bill and long legs look like a stork, but it’s not. Standing about 35 inches tall and found in northern Africa, southern Europe, and east into Asia.
Pied Avocet: is a much smaller wading bird than the stork and is found in Europe, Central Asia, and Russia. Its plumage is an attractive black and white, and its bill is not only long but thin .
Common Snipe: is also a wading bird and is found throughout Europe and Asia. It also winters in the warmer European countries and Africa. The snipe with its brown and yellowish plumage and short tail
Sword-billed Hummingbird: the number one spot because it is the only bird known whose beak is longer than its entire body. The bill developed, as in many other hummingbirds to sip nectar from trumpet
Red-billed Scythebill:This bird with its otherwise ordinary rufous-brown feathers attracts attention because of its bill, which is, as its name says, long, red, and shaped like a scythe.
Toco Toucan: is not only exceptionally long, it is simply big. Sunset colored with a black tip, it is the body part that has made an otherwise merely interesting bird famous.
Storks:belong to the Ciconiidae family and are spread out among six genera and 19 species. Their bills are not only long but fairly robust as well as sensitive. This allows them to stick their beaks.
Pelicans:are water birds with long beaks, but their beaks come with an expandable pouch. This lets them scoop up fish and simply strain the unwanted water out of the pouch before they swallow .