Himantopus himantopus


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Related to Himantopus himantopus: Sterna hirundo, Sterna sandvicensis
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Noun1.Himantopus himantopus - stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wingsHimantopus himantopus - stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wings
genus Himantopus, Himantopus - major one of two genera of stilts; similar to avocets but with straight bills
Himantopus stilt, longlegs, long-legs, stilt plover, stiltbird, stilt - long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
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1992), y en la ciguenuela comun (Himantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758)) de Lambayeque (Tantalean et al.
According to the DENR-BMB, from 2007 to 2011, the site supports at least one person of the estimated population of black-winged stilts (Himantopus himantopus) using the East Asian-Australasian flyway.
[22] TADJINE, B., 2010--Etude du regime alimentaire de l'Echasse blanche Himantopus himantopus (Linaeus, 1758) dans le Chott Ain El-Beida [laquo] Ouargla [raquo].
pied avocet, Recurvirostra avosetta, plovers, Charadrius spp, herons, Ardeidae spp., grebes, Podiceps spp, and the black-winged stilt, Himantopus himantopus), faced the destruction of their habitats in recent years.
Oroklini Lake is very important for two species of birds that nest there, Blackwinged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) and Spur-winged Plover (Vanellus spinosus).