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Category:Burhinus - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Burhinus




Burhinus is a genus in the family Burhinidae.

Esacus vs. Burhinus

Some authorities (Clements 2010) place Great Stone-curlew (recurvirostris) and Beach Stone-curlew (magnirostris) in the genus Burhinus. However, Howard & Moore (2003) and Gill & Donsker (2010) place these species in Esacus.

Genus Burhinus viewedit
B. vermiculatus Water Thick-knee
B. oedicnemus Eurasian Thick-knee
B. indicus Indian Thick-knee
B. senegalensis Senegal Thick-knee
B. capensis Spotted Thick-knee
B. bistriatus Double-striped Thick-knee
B. superciliaris Peruvian Thick-knee
B. grallarius Bush Thick-knee

Pages in category ‘Burhinus’

The following 8 pages are in this category, out of 8 total.