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Esacus Lesson, 1831

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

Scientific synonyms

Orthorhamphus Salvadori, 1874

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Esacus magnirostris (Vieillot, 1818) - Beach Thick-knee

Esacus magnirostris - Beach Thick-knee

species Esacus recurvirostris (Cuvier, 1829) - Great Thick-knee

Esacus recurvirostris - Great Thick-knee

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [81939cfd-1edd-4916-8fea-a2d0b41e636a]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Esacus Lesson, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Esacus Lesson, R, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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