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Eurasian Thick-knee

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Burhinus oedicnemus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Burhinidae Family
42 cm (wingspan 76 - 88 cm) Length
Grassland, pastureland & shrublands. Range follow link Range:- Endemic to Habitat
2 - 3 Eggs, laid in a scrape on the ground. Clutch
Arthropods, small lizards & mammals. Food  
Active at night. Habits
3064 - TSN: 176749 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: Dytík úhorní
Welsh: Rhedwr y Moelydd
Danish: Triel
German: Triel
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκή) Πετροτουρλίδα, Τρουλλουρίδα
Greek (Cypriot): Τρουλλουρίδα
English: Eurasian Stone-curlew, Eurasian Thick-knee, Stone-curlew
Spanish: Alcaraván Común
Estonian: Jämejalg
Finnish: Paksujalka
Faroese: lćmingur
French: Oedicnčme criard
Hungarian: Ugartyúk
Icelandic: Tríll
Italian: Occhione eurasiatico
Japanese: イシチドリ
Latin: Burhinus oedicnemus
Lithuanian: Storkulnis
Dutch: Griel
Norwegian: Triel
Polish: kulon (zwyczajny)
Russian: Авдотка
Slovak: ležiak úhorový
Swedish: Tjockfot
Thai: นกกระแตผีเล็ก
Ukrainian: Лежень
Chinese: 石鸻


Burhinus oedicnemus
Burhinus oedicnemus astutus
Burhinus oedicnemus distinctus
Burhinus oedicnemus harterti
Burhinus oedicnemus indicus
Burhinus oedicnemus insularum
Burhinus oedicnemus jordansi
Burhinus oedicnemus mayri
Burhinus oedicnemus oedicnemus
Burhinus oedicnemus saharae
Burhinus oedicnemus theresae

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