Male Eurasian Thick-knee

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Colouring Dark streaked sandy brown body, yellow legs
Voice Loud, wild and wailing
Feeds on Beetles, worms, snails, frogs, lizards
Flight Low, fast and strong
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Male Eurasian Thick-knee
Male Eurasian Thick-knee
Also Known As ..
Stone Curlew
Page Last Updated 11/11/2019 7:45:01 PM
Base Information
Sex Male
Age Both
Status Vulnerable
Order Charadriiformes
Family Burhinidae
Species Burhinus oedicnemus
Category Waders
StdName Stone Curlew
Vital Statistics
Length 15.7 to 17.7 ins
Weight 13.1 to 15.9 ozs
Wingspan 30.3 to 33.5 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Male Eurasian Thick-knee (Species=Burhinus oedicnemus / Standard Name=Stone Curlew)