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Andean Avocet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Recurvirostra andina Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Recurvirostridae Family
43–48 cm Length
Estuaries, lakes, rivers. Range:- (Argentina:- Cuyo, Northwest,) Bolivia, Chile, Peru. Habitat
3 or 4 eggs. Incubation by both parents 23–25 days  fledging 35–42 days . Clutch
Small aquatic insects & crustacean. Food  
3094 - TSN: 176722 World Number
Least concern Status

view photos Photo June 26, 2007 by Niall Corbet © all rights reserved

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Andean Avocet Myriam Velazquez PN Los pozuelos, Jujuy Argentina song XC55455  


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AKA:- Czech: Tenkozobec andský
Danish: Andesklyde
German: Andensäbelschnäbler
English: Andean Avocet
Spanish: Avoceta Andina, Caití
Spanish (Argentine): Avoceta andina
Spanish (Bolivia): Avoceta andina
Spanish (Chile): Caití
Spanish (Paraguay): Avoceta andina
Estonian: andi naaskelnokk
Finnish: Andienavosetti
French: Avocette des Andes
Guarani: Mbatuirusu
Italian: Avocetta delle Ande
Japanese: andesusorihashiseitakashigi
Japanese: アンデスソリハシセイタカシギ
Latin: Recurvirostra andina
Dutch: Andeskluut, Andes-kluut
Norwegian: Andesavosett
Polish: szablodziób andyjski
Russian: Андская шилоклювка
Slovak: šabliarka andská
Swedish: Andinsk skärfläcka
Chinese: 安第斯反嘴鹬
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