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Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus   - Adult male in breeding plumage
Black-winged Stilt
Photographer : © Choy Wai Mun
Location :Pulau Burung, Penang, Malaysia
Date : 20 February 2010
English synonyms:Stilt, Blackwinged Stilt, Afro-eurasian Black-winged Stilt, Eurasian Black-winged stilt, Ceylon Black-winged Stilt, Black-necked Stilt, White-headed Stilt, Ceylon Stilt, Common Stilt, Pied Stilt
Bird Family :Recurvirostrini - Ibisbill, Stilts & Avocets
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Foraging at the edge of the marshlands. - CWM