The Great thick-knee – Esacus recurvirostris or Great stone-curlew is a large species of Type – wader of the family Burhinidae and Order Charadriiformes. It is a Resident across S and SE Asia from E Iran to Cambodia. In the AWB Region it is resident along the coastal strip of SE Iran and is Accidental in the UAE.
Type - wader - crepuscular, nocturnal, Habitat - shingle and gravel banks of wetlands, lakes, rivers, coasts, Order: Charadriiformes Family: Burhinidae Genus: Esacus
Species...Esacus recurvirostris Great thick-knee - Species - ebird.org Great thick-knee - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Great thick-knee - Database - avibase Great thick-knee - Taxa - inaturalist.org Great thick-knee - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org
Additional Material... Great thick-knee - Images - google.com Great thick-knee - Video - youtube.com Great thick-knee - Datazone - birdlife.org