Taxon profile


Bush Thick-knee
Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1802)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Burhinidae - stone-curlews and thick-knees »  genus Burhinus

Scientific synonyms

Burhinus magnirostris broomei Mathews, 1912
Burhinus magnirostris ramsayi Mathews, 1912
Burhinus magnirostris rufescens Mathews, 1912
Burhinus novaehollandiae Stephens, 1826
Charadrius fraenatus Latham, 1801
Charadrius grallarius Latham, 1801
Charadrius magnirostris Latham, 1801
Oedicnemus longipes Vieillot, 1818
Oedicnemus longipes E.P. Ramsay, 1888
Oedicnemus major Brehm, 1845

Other names

= Bush Stone-curlew

IUCN category:Near Threatened


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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [9e797cd8-e8a0-40ed-a2a6-6abecff8e21f]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3085]

Bird Life [] [as Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1802)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22693600]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Burhinus grallarius (Latham, 1801)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Burhinus grallarius]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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