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Eurasian Stone-curlew

Burhinus oedicnemus


The Stone Curlew, Eurasian Thick-knee, or Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus is a northern species of the Burhinidae (stone-curlew) bird family. Indian race, sometimes considered a separate species Burhinus indicus It is a fairly large wader though is mid-sized by the standards of its family. Length ranges from , wingspan from and weight from .CRC Handbook of Avian Body Masses by John B. Dunning Jr. (Editor). CRC Press (1992), ISBN 978-0849342585. with a strong yellow and black beak, large yellow eyes (which give it a "reptilian", or "goggle-eyed" appearance), and cryptic plumage. The bird is striking in flight, with black and white wing markings. Despite being classed as a wader, this species prefers dry open habitats with some bare ground. It is largely nocturnal, particularly when singing its loud wailing songs, which are reminiscent of that of . Food consists of and other small invertebrates. It will also take small reptiles and rodents. It lays 2-3 eggs in a narrow scrape in the ground. The stone curlew occurs throughout Europe, north Africa and southwestern Asia. It is a summer migrant in the more temperate European and Asian parts of its range, wintering in Africa.

 

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Eurasian Stone-curlew - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Stone Curlew, Eurasian Thick-knee, or Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus is a northern species of the Burhinidae (stone-curlew) bird family. Indian race ...
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ARKive - Stone curlew videos, photos and facts - Burhinus oedicnemus
The specific name Oedicnemus derives from the Greek for 'swollen shinned', the stone curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) is also kno...
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ARKive - Stone curlew videos - Burhinus oedicnemus
Looking for Stone curlew videos? Watch all of ARKive's Stone curlew videos - Burhinus oedicnemus
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Stone Curlew, Triel, Burhinus oedicnemus » Mother Nature
Nature recharges my batteries and soothes my Soul. About; Birdlists. Birding Lifelist; Birdlist 2009; Birdlist 2010; Birdlist 2011; Gallery
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Stone Curlew, Burhinus oedicnemus - Kenya Birds
Stone Curlew factsheet: Information and photograph ... Burhinus oedicnemus Other Names Eurasian Thick-knee, Northern Thick-knee, Common Thick-knee, Stone Thick-knee ...
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Budytes citreola werae - Burhinus oedicnemus theresae
Version 1.000 (2009.06.24). Home Generic species & subspecies Richmond Index -- species & subspecies Budytes citreola werae - Burhinus oedicnemus theresae
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Burhinus [oedicnemus or indicus] - Avibase
Order: Charadriiformes Family: Burhinidae. English: Eurasian Thick-knee Scientific: Burhinus [oedicnemus or indicus] Protonym: Charadrius Oedicnemus
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Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) | the Internet Bird Collection
Thick-knees (Burhinidae) Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) - HBW 3, p. 361. French: Oedicnème criard German: Triel Spanish: Alcaraván Común ...
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Pollo de Alcaraván - (Burhinus oedicnemus) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Mi amigo el pollito de Alcaraván común, sigue creciendo ya esta casi cubierto de plumas , hoy cuando loe visto estaba junto a otro de igual tamaño supongo que son ...
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Burhinus oedicnemus definition of Burhinus oedicnemus in the Free ...
stone curlew: see thick-knee thick-knee, common name for terrestrial, Old World birds in the family Burhinidae. The name derives from the bird's thickened tarsal joints.
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Oriental Bird Club Image Database : Eurasian Thick-knee ...
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus indicus Photographer : © Saneth Mapalagama: Location : Bundala NP, Hambantota District, Sri Lanka: Date :
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Stone Curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) - www.birdguides.com
Identification. Stone Curlews are easy to identify by their streaky brown plumage, long-bodied, long-tailed shape and broad white bar across the folded wing.
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Eurasian Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) | on-line sounds from ...
Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus (1:05) Marco Dragonetti: 2007-03-16: 18.30: Italy: Montiano, Grosseto: 200: call (A) The bird is on the breeding ground ...
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Eurasian Thick-knee - Pictures and facts - Birds ...
Picture of the Eurasian Thick-knee has been licensed under a GFDL Original source: Burhinus oedicnemus, near Tamri, Morocco, 17 April 2006 Permission: GNU Free ...
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Eurasian Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) - Wiki
Animal Pictures Archive:: Photo Album for Animals ... Image Info: Original File Name: Eurasian Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus)0.jpg Resolution: 709x567 File Size ...
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Alcaraván. Stone curlew. Burhinus oedicnemus.
Photographer's Request for Critique--Angel Pulido Domínguez Alcaraván. Stone curlew. Burhinus oedicnemus. Please view larger. Thank you for any comments or critiques.
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Burhinus oedicnemus - definition of Burhinus oedicnemus by the ...
Noun 1. Burhinus oedicnemus - large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint stone ...
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Stone-curlew - Burhinus oedicnemus - YouTube
Uploaded by birdsofromania on Jan 27, 2010 No description available. Category: Pets & Animals Tags: Burhinus oedicnemus License: Standard YouTube License ...
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The RSPB: Stone-curlew
Convervation status: Amber. 2 videos. Latin name. Burhinus oedicnemus. Family. Stone-curlews (Burhinidae) Overview. A strange, rare summer visitor to southern England ...
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Calling at dawn | the Internet Bird Collection
Enter your keywords: Thick-knees (Burhinidae) Stone-curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus). Least Concern
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