Charadriiformes

Stilts and Avocets (Recurvirostridae)

HBW 3, p. 332

  • Tall, elegant wading birds, with very long legs, longish and upcurved or medium-length and straight bill, and mostly pied plumage.
  • Cosmopolitan, with greatest diversity in Australasian Region.
  • Extensive open wetlands.
  • 3 genera, 7 species, 11 taxa.
  • 1 species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 1
  • 6
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3 genera, 7 species

1145 files covering
3 genera (100%)
7 species (100%)

 

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3 genera (100%)
7 species (100%)
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3 genera (100%)
7 species (100%)
    31 sound recordings covering
2 genera (67%)
5 species (71%)
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