Taxon profile


Beach Thick-knee
Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)

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

Scientific synonyms

Oedicnemus magnirostris Vieillot, 1818
Orthorhamphus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)
Burhinus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)
Burhinus giganteus (Wagler, 1829)
Esacus giganteus (Wagler, 1829)
Esacus magnirostris melvillensis Mathews, 1912
Esacus magnirostris neglectus Mathews, 1912
Esacus neglectus
Esacus magnirostris queenslandicus Mathews, 1913

Other names

= Beach Stone-curlew

Near Threatened NT


Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22728621]

Bird Life [] [as Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22728621]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [3ef2d391-7210-4521-a994-5c9b4b8338b2]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Esacus magnirostris Viellot, 1818]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Esacus magnirostris Vieillot, 1818]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Esacus magnirostris]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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