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Madagascar Jacana

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Actophilornis albinucha Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Jacanidae Family
25 cm Length
Wetlands, pools lakes, lilly pads. Below Between   Range:- Endemic to North West Madagascar. Habitat
 eggs, incubation by male days, fledging  days. Clutch
Aquatic insects, small fish, Food  
3054 - TSN: 176455 World Number
Near Threatened Status

If you have sound recording of the Jacanidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Ostnák madagaskarský
Danish: Madagaskarbladhøne
German: Madagaskarblatthühnchen, Weißnacken-Blatthühnchen
English: Madagascan Jacana, Madagascar Jacana, Malagasy Jacana
Spanish: Gallito de Agua Malgache, Jacana Malgache
Estonian: madagaskari lootoselind
Finnish: Madagaskarinjassana
French: Jacana à nuque blanche, Jacana malgache
Italian: Jacana del Madagascar
Japanese: madagasukarurenkaku
Japanese: マダガスカルレンカク
Latin: Actophilornis albinucha, Atophilornis albinucha
Malagasy: Fandionga, Piritry, Tsikai
Dutch: Madagaskarjacana
Norwegian: Madagaskarbladhøne
Polish: dlugoszpon madagaskarski, długoszpon madagaskarski
Russian: мадагаскарская якана
Slovak: jakana ciernohrdlá, jakana čiernohrdlá
Swedish: Madagaskarjacana
Chinese: 马岛雉鸻

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