Oriental Pratincole

Scientific Name: Glareola maldivarum
Malay Name: Kedidi-Padang Biasa
Chinese Name: 普通燕鸻

Range:
Breeding Range: (EU, OR) c and e Siberia, Japan, China and widespread throughout the Orient
Nonbreeding Range: AU

Taxonomy:
Monotypic

Size: 23-24 cm

Similar looking species: Small Pratincole

Local Status: Uncommon passage migrant

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External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link