Gruiformes

Bustards (Otididae)

HBW 3, p. 240

  • Large to medium-sized stocky terrestrial birds, with long neck and legs.
  • Old World, with greatest diversity in Africa.
  • Flat grassy plains, sometimes with scrub or light woodland, in tropical and warm temperate zones.
  • 11 genera, 25 species, 44 taxa.
  • 5 species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
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11 genera, 25 species

561 files covering
11 genera (100%)
24 species (96%)

 

    232 videos covering
10 genera (91%)
20 species (80%)
    319 photographs covering
11 genera (100%)
24 species (96%)
    10 sound recordings covering
5 genera (45%)
9 species (36%)
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