WoRMS taxon details

Himantopus Brisson, 1760

159130  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159130)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Size: medium. Plumage: pied; wings long and pointed; outer primary longest, tail short with middle and outer rectrices slightly...  
Description Size: medium. Plumage: pied; wings long and pointed; outer primary longest, tail short with middle and outer rectrices slightly longer than others. Other characters: neck longish; long, slender, straight bill; nostrils long and slit-like; legs extremely long; feet with outer and middle toes broadly webbed, inner and middle toes very slightly webbed; no hind toe. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2023). Himantopus Brisson, 1760. Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159130 on 2023-09-26
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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basis of record Urban, E. K.; Fry, C. H.; Keith, S. (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. <em>Academic Press, London.</em>  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: medium. Plumage: pied; wings long and pointed; outer primary longest, tail short with middle and outer rectrices slightly longer than others. Other characters: neck longish; long, slender, straight bill; nostrils long and slit-like; legs extremely long; feet with outer and middle toes broadly webbed, inner and middle toes very slightly webbed; no hind toe. <389> [details]
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Japanese セイタカシギ属  [details]