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Himantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Black-winged Stilt

Taxonomic Notes:

This is also known as the White-headed Stilt or Pied Stilt in various polytypic forms.

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:

Aves > Charadriiformes > Recurvirostridae > Himantopus

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Anonymous. 2018. Himantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Black-winged Stilt. Birds of India Consortium (eds.). Birds of India, v. 1.54. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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