Juvenile Black-winged Stilt

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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
Page Last Updated 5/9/2018 5:36:00 PM
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
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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