Collared Pratincole

photo by Daniel Pettersson

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Charadriidae

Subfamily

Glareola

Species

pratincola

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with brown upperparts and generally white underparts
* Deeply forked tail and small yellowish spot below the bill
* Size: 24-28 cm

Habitat

Open areas

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe

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