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claleu18802.jpg (54251 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cladorhynchus leucocephalus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Recurvirostridae Family
35–39 cm Length
Coastal areas, estuaries, saltflats, saline/brackish lagoons. Endemic to Austrailia:- New South Wales South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Austrailia, Kangaroo Island. Habitat
3-5 Eggs, incubation 22-26 days, fledging 28-32 days. Clutch
Small aquatic insects & crustacean. Food  
Nomadic Habits3090
3090 - TSN: 176731 World Number
Least concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: Pisila australská
Danish: Rødbrystet Stylteløber
German: Schlammstelzer, Sclammstelzer
English: Banded Stilt
Spanish: Cigüeñuela de Bandas, Cigüeñuela Pechirroja
Estonian: punarind-karkjalg
Finnish: Vyöpitkäjalka
French: Échasse à tête blanche
Italian: Cavaliere fasciato
Japanese: muneakaseitakashigi
Japanese: ムネアカセイタカシギ
Latin: Cladorhynchus leucocephala, Cladorhynchus leucocephalus
Dutch: Bandsteltkluut
Norwegian: Beltestylteløper
Polish: szczudlak australijski, szczudłak australijski
Russian: Полосатый ходулочник
Slovak: Éišila bahenná, šišila bahenná
Swedish: Rostbröstad styltlöpare
Chinese: 斑长脚鹬


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