Juvenile Black-winged Stilt
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Characteristics
Colouring White body, grey upper, black bill
Voice Strident and rasping
Feeds on Insects
Flight Strong, direct and quick
Nesting Ground
Social Family Groups
Juvenile Black-winged Stilt
Juvenile Black-winged Stilt
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Recurvirostridae
Species Himantopus himantopus
Category Waders
StdName Black-winged Stilt
Vital Statistics
Length 33 to 36 cms
Weight 250 to 300 gms
Wingspan 70 to 70 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Black-winged Stilt (Species=Himantopus himantopus / Standard Name=Black-winged Stilt)