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Peruvian Thick-knee

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Burhinus superciliaris Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Burhinidae Family
39–42 cm Length
Tropical dry grassland, shrubland & pastureland. Range:- Chile, Ecuador, Peru. Habitat
1(2)3 Eggs, laid in a scrape on the ground. Clutch
Arthropods, crustaceans, frogs, lizards, bird eggs, nestlings & mammals. Food  
3069 - TSN: 176751 World Number
Least concern Status

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Peruvian Thick-knee Eduardo Fox LIma/Santiago de Surco (cerca a Surco pueblo) Peru flight call XC18567

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AKA:- Czech: Dytík bledý
Danish: Perutriel
German: Peruanertriel, Perutriel
English: Peruvian Dikkop, Peruvian stone curlew, Peruvian Stonecurlew, Peruvian Stone-Curlew, Peruvian Thick knee, Peruvian Thick-knee
Spanish: Alcaraván Chico, Alcaraván Peruano, Chorlo cabezón
Spanish (Chile): Chorlo cabezón
Estonian: peruu jämejalg
Finnish: Perunpaksujalka
French: Oedicnčme du Pérou
Italian: Occhione del Perů
Japanese: peruaishichidori, peru-ishichidori
Japanese: ペルアイシチドリ, ペルーイシチドリ
Latin: Burhinus superciliaris
Dutch: Peruaanse Griel
Norwegian: Grĺtriel
Polish: kulon peruwianski, kulon peruwiański
Russian: Перуанская авдотка
Slovak: ležiak stužkatý
Swedish: Perutjockfot
Chinese: 秘鲁石鸻



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