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Birds of Indian Subcontinent

Information on the diet of the Stone Curlew Burhinus oedicnemus in Doñana, southern Spain

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1986
Authors:Amat, JA
Journal:Bird Study
Volume:33
Issue:2
Date Published:1986
ISBN Number:0006-3657
Keywords:Burhinidae, Burhinus, Burhinus oedicnemus, Numenius, Numenius arquata, Numenius phaeopus, Oedicnemus, Scolopacidae, Spain
Abstract:The Stone Curlew is a large, nocturnal plover mainly inhabiting steppe-like areas. There are few quantitative data on its diet (Cramp & Simmons 1983). The aim of this note is to present some information on this subject.The Stone Curlew is a large, nocturnal plover mainly inhabiting steppe-like areas. There are few quantitative data on its diet (Cramp & Simmons 1983). The aim of this note is to present some information on this subject.
URL:http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00063658609476898
Short Title:Bird Study
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