White-bellied Bustard

photo by D. Gordon E. Robertson

Scientific classification

Order

Otidiformes

Family

Otididae

Subfamily

Eupodotis

Species

senegalensis

Appearance

* Mediumsized bird with generally brown upperparts and white underparts
* Long grey neck and powerfull long legs.
Black (male) or grey (female) crown en black throat patch
* Size: 48-61 cm

Habitat

Open areas

Countries

Africa

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