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Jerdon's Courser

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Rhinoptilus bitorquatus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Glareolidae Family
 (Wingspan ) Length
 Tropical dry shrubland. Endemic to India:-Central highlands & Southeast. Habitat
No data Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & plant matter. Food  
One of the worlds rarest birds Habits
3166 - TSN: 562725 World Number
Critically Endangered Status

 Photo by Panchapakesan Jeganathan, BNHS © all rights reserved

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AKA:- Czech: Behulík indický, běhulík indický
Danish: Bangaloreřrkenlřber
German: Godavari Rennvogel, Godavarirennvogel
English: Double-banded Courser, Jerdon's Courser
Spanish: Corredor del Godavari, Corredor del Godavarí, Corredora de Godavari
Estonian: džunglijooksur
Finnish: Intianviippa, Jerdoninaavikkojuoksija
French: Courvite de Jerdon
Italian: Corrione di Jerdon
Japanese: kubiwasunabashiri
Japanese: クビワスナバシリ
Latin: Cursorius bitorquatus, Rhinoptilus bitorquatus
Dutch: Jerdon-renvogel, Jerdons Renvogel
Norwegian: Ruststrupelřper
Polish: raczak rdzawogardly, rączak rdzawogardły, Rączak rdzawogąrdły
Russian: Бегунок Джердона
Slovak: behavec hnedopásy
Swedish: Jerdons ökenlöpare
Chinese: 约氏走鸻


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