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Burhinus vermiculatus
Water Thick-knee (Eng) Watergriel (Ned) Waterdikkop (Afr)
Keywords: Bird;Charadriiformes;Burhinidae

Burhinus vermiculatus

Water Thick-knee (Eng) Watergriel (Ned) Waterdikkop (Afr)

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Album name:martheijnens / Charadriiformes
Keywords:Bird / Charadriiformes / Burhinidae
Photonumber, location and date:201044861, Namibia/Caprivistrip/Mahango Game Reserve, 20-07-2010
Habitat:Inhabits riverbanks, lake shores, estuaries, mangrove swamps, sheltered beaches and the shores of coastal creeks and islands, showing a preference for habitats with bushes or shrubs providing cover. It generally avoids heavily vegetated wetlands
Origin/distribution, remarks:The species occurs in central and southern Africa.
Filesize:601 KiB
Date added:Feb 24, 2017
Dimensions:1200 x 900 pixels
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