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Pied Avocet

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Recurvirostra avosetta Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Recurvirostridae Family
43-46 cms               Length
Coastal lagoons, brackish wetlands, esturaries. . Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
3(4)5 light greenish grey, spotted black and grey, eggs. Nest sites often by Black-headed Gulls. Clutch
Insects, crustaceans, worms, molluscs, small fish, seeds. Food  
gregarious Habits
3091 - TSN: 176723 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos Photo by namq   November 17, 2007 © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Pied Avocet alarm call
(Recurvirostra avosetta)
Marco Dragonetti XC29225
20-05-2006, Italy

Photo by Keith Murdock

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Video January 27, 2007 From  madmurd

view photos Photo by 120SQN July 4, 2008 © all rights reserved

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Pied Avocet threat call
(Recurvirostra avosetta)
Marco Dragonetti XC29226

Video by Keith Murdock

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Bontelsie
Arabic: النكات, النكات رهيز
Asturian: Avoceta, Cigoñina Pinta
Azerbaijani: Bizdimdik
Belarusian: Шыладзюбка
Bulgarian: Саблеклюн
Breton: An avosetenn vistr, Avosetenn vistr, Seurezig
Catalan: Bec d’alena, Bec d'alena, Camallonga
Catalan (Balears): Bec d'alena
Valencian: Camallonga
Czech: Tenkozobec opacný, Tenkozobec opačný, tenkozobec opaèný
Welsh: Cambig, Pig mynawd, Y big mynawyd
Danish: Klyde
German: Säbelschnäbler, Saebelschnaebler
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκή) Αβοκέτα, Αβοκέτα
Greek (Cypriot): Αβοκέτα
Emiliano-romagnolo: Gambitulon
English: Avocet, Black-capped Avocet, Eurasian Avocet, Pied Avocet
Esperanto: avoceto
Spanish: Avoceta, Avoceta Común
Estonian: Naaskelnokk
Basque: Abozeta, Bec d'alena
Finnish: Avosetti
Faroese: Nevfatti
French: Avocette, Avocette à manteau noir, Avocette à nuque noire, Avocette à tête noire, Avocette élégante
Frisian: Klút
Irish: Abhóiséad
Gaelic: Gob cearr
Galician: Avoceta, Bec d'alena
Manx: Gob kiare
Hebrew: סיפן
Croatian: Modronoga Sabljarka
Hungarian: Gulipán
Armenian: [Bzaktuts ], Բզակտուց
Icelandic: Bjúgnefja
Italian: Avocetta, Avocetta bianca e nera, Avocetta comune
Japanese: Sori-hashi sei-taka shigi, Sorihashi Seitaka-shigi, sorihashiseitakashigi, Sorihashi-seitaka-shigi
Japanese: ソリハシセイタカシギ
Georgian: სადგისნისკარტა
Kazakh: Бізтұмсық
Korean: 뒷부리장다리물떼새
Cornish: Gelvyn menowes
Latin: Recurvirostra avosetta
Lithuanian: Avocete, Avocetė
Latvian: Avozeta, Īlēnknābis
Macedonian: Модронога сабјарка, Сабјарка
Mongolian: Ээтэн
Maltese: Xifa
Dutch: Kluut
Norwegian: Avosett, Klyde
Polish: szablodziób, szablodziób (zwyczajny), Szablodziób zwyczajny
Portuguese: Alfaiate
Romansh: Gambun grond
Russian: Shiloklyuvka, Шилоклювка
Sardinian: Filippa, Nadrichedda, Paisanu
Scots: Gob cearr
Slovak: Éabliarka modronohá, Šabliarka modronohá
Slovenian: sabljarka
Albanian: Sqepbiza
Serbian: sabljarka, Саблјарка, Сабљарка
Swedish: Skärfläcka
Swahili: Msese domojuu
Tamil: [Pavazha kaal ullan]
Thai: นกชายเลนปากงอน, นกปากงอน
Turkish: Avocet Kuşu, Kılıçgaga, kylyçgaga
Tuvinian: Шивегей-думчук куш
Ukrainian: Чоботар , Шилодзьобка
Vietnamese: Cà kheo mỏ cong
Chinese: [fan-zui-heng], [fan-zui-yu], 反嘴鴴, 反嘴鷸, 反嘴鹬
Chinese (Taiwan): [fan-zui-heng], 反嘴鴴

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