Burhinus oedicnemus


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Related to Burhinus oedicnemus: stone curlew
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Synonyms for Burhinus oedicnemus

large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint

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benghalensis [the Blue Jay or Indian Roller], Neophron percnopterus [the Egyptian Vulture], Necrostyctes [sic] monachus ????, Oenanthe deserti atrogularis [the Desert Wheatear], Charadrius alexandrinus [the Kentish Plover] and Burhinus oedicnemus astutus [the Persian Stone-Curlew].
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The stone curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus) breeds in the reserve's dry, heathy areas, along with several species more characteristic of desert and steppe habitats, such as calandra larks (Melanocorypha calandra) and pin-tailed sandgrouse (Pterocles alchata).
Sex-related differences in plasma chemistry reference values in stone curlews (Burhinus oedicnemus).
La especie congenerica Burhinus oedicnemus emplea un alto porcentaje de horas del dia en el acicalamiento (Karavaev 1998).