Painted storks are widespread throughout the Indian subcontinent. Populations extend from Sri Lanka to Indochina and southern China. Painted storks are predominately non-migratory and most make only local movements. However some birds have been known to migrate to west Burma.
Biogeographic Regions: oriental (Native )Rights Holder
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: Sirman, A. 2011. "Mycteria leucocephala" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link