Female Great Bustard
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Characteristics
Colouring Brown-black barred back, grey head and neck
Voice Mostly silent
Feeds on Small rodents, reptiles and insects
Flight Strong, low and direct
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Female Great Bustard
Female Great Bustard
Page Last Updated 25/05/2017 01:50:00
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Declining
Order Gruiformes
Family Otididae
Species Otis tarda
Category Bustards
StdName Great Bustard
Vital Statistics
Length 90 to 105 cms
Weight 8000 to 16000 gms
Wingspan 210 to 240 cms
Lifespan 15 to 20 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
CHYDEYESNFRRGBRIER
Region NANNorth America
CAN
Country USNUnited States
AZNCANFLNIANKSNMANMINMNNMONOKN
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Great Bustard (Species=Otis tarda / Standard Name=Great Bustard)