Houbara bustard

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The Houbara bustard – Chlamydotis undulata or African houbara is a medium/large sized ground bird species of Type – landfowl, Family Otididae and Order Otidiformes. It is sedentary and native to N Africa. In the AWB Region it is found in a narrow corridor across the northern arid areas of Western Sahara, Mauritania, Morocco, Algeria, Libya and Egypt where there is a small extension into N Sudan.

Type - landfowl - 
Resident Habitat - semi-desert and desert with scrub and low bushes, 

Order:	Otidiformes
Family:	Otididae
Genus:	Chlamydotis

Species - Chlamydotis undulata
Houbara bustard - Species - ebird.org
Houbara bustard - Species sheet - wikipedia.org
Houbara bustard - Species - houbarafund.gov.ae
Houbara bustard - beautyofbirds.com
Houbara bustard - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org

Additional Material...
Houbara bustard - Images google.com
Houbara bustard - Video - youtube.com
Houbara bustard - Datazone - birdlife.org

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