Himantopus himantopus


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Related to Himantopus himantopus: Sterna hirundo, Sterna sandvicensis
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Synonyms for Himantopus himantopus

stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wings

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Recurvirostridae Himantopus himantopus Black-winged stilt 33.
nigrogularis, Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis, Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus and Common Kingfisher A.
ferruginea 45 2 (4.4) Himantopus himantopus 45 0 Gallinago gallinago 30 0 T.
Many migratory waders such as the black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa) and green sandpiper (Tringa ochropus) take advantage of wet or temporarily flooded areas, as do other non-migratory birds like the ruddy shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea) and black-winged stilt (Himantopus himantopus).
valida Freitas, 1951 collected from Himantopus himantopus in Brazil differs in the presence of esophagus, multi-lobed gonads overlapping ceaca and elongated vitellarial bands commencing at the level of the middle of the ovary and testes.