Family OEDICNEMIDAE

Family OEDICNEMIDAE.

STONE-CURLEWS or STONE-PLOVERS. Resemble Bustards in habits, but are more nearly allied to Oyster-Catchers. No hind toe, the three anterior toes united by a membrane at the base. Mid claw not pectinated, but dilated on inner side. Tarsus reticulated all round. Remiges twenty-nine.

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
Family OEDICNEMIDAE
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
143
M_ID: 
3902
M_SN: 
Burhinidae
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12841

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