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Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus   - Resting
Eurasian Thick-knee
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Route no : 7, Gir National Park, Junagadh District, Gujarat, India
Date : 6 May 2017
English synonyms:Common Thick-knee, Stone Thick-knee, Northern Thick-knee, Common Stone-Curlew, Northern Stone-Curlew, Stone-Curlew, Stone Curlew, Eurasian Stone-curlew, Indian Stone-curlew (indicus), Indian Thick-knee (indicus)
Bird Family :Burhinidae - Thick-knees
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :We saw many Eurasian Thick-knee near the route of Gir National Park. Many of them have chicks or have eggs with them. Due to predator they made nest near the route.- VP & PM