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White-backed Stilt

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Himantopus melanurus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Recurvirostridae Family
38 cm Length
Beeches, mangrove, flooded grassland, lagoons, rice paddies. Range:- Argentina , Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru & Uruguay. Habitat
3-4 Eggs, incubation 22-26 days, Clutch
Small aquatic insects & crustacean. Food  
3089 - TSN: 560444 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: Pisila jihoamerická
Danish: Hvidkronet Stylteløber
German: Halsband-Stelzenläufer
English: Black-necked Stilt, Black-necked Stilt (White-backed), Black-tailed Stilt, South American Stilt, Southern Stilt, White backed Stilt, White-backed Stilt
Spanish: Cigüeñuela de Cola Negra, Perrito, Tero Real, Tero-real
Spanish (Argentine): Tero real, Tero-real
Spanish (Paraguay): Tero real
Spanish (Uruguay): Tero Real
Estonian: valjas-karkjalg
Finnish: Chilenpitkäjalka
French: Échasse à dos blanc, Échasse à queue noire
Guarani: Tetéu jagua
Italian: Cavaliere dorsonero
Japanese: nambeiseitakashigi, nanbeiseitakashigi
Japanese: ナンベイセイタカシギ
Latin: Himantopus himantopus melanurus, Himantopus melanurus, Himantopus mexicanus melanurus
Dutch: Zuidamerikaanse steltkluut, Zuid-Amerikaanse Steltkluut
Norwegian: Hvitkronestylteløper
Polish: szczudlak obrozny, szczudłak obrożny
Portuguese: cachorrinho, Pernilongo-de-costas-brancas, quero-quero-da-praia
Portuguese (Brazil): cachorrinho, Pernilongo-de-costas-brancas, quero-quero-da-praia
Russian: Южноамериканский ходулочник
Slovak: šišila bielochrbtá
Swedish: Vitkronad styltlöpare
Chinese: 南美长脚鹬



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