Collared Pratincole

Glareola pratincola - Glaréole à collier

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Glaréolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Glareola

  • Species
    :

    pratincola

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 30 à 35 cm.
  • Weight
    : 70 à 90 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Collared Pratincole (Glareola pratincola) is a species of bird in the Glareolidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Glareola pratincola pratincola (s Europe and n Africa to Pakistan)
  • Glareola pratincola fuelleborni (Subsaharan w, c, e Africa from Senegal to s Somalia south to e South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Glaréole à collier,
  • Canastera Común,
  • Perdiz-do-mar-d'asa-vermelha,
  • Rotflügel-Brachschwalbe,
  • Székicsér,
  • Vorkstaartplevier,
  • Pernice di mare comune,
  • Rödvingad vadarsvala,
  • Brakksvale,
  • prieložník stepný,
  • ouhorlík stepní,
  • Rødvinget Braksvale,
  • pääskykahlaaja,
  • Rooivlerksprinkaanvoël,
  • perdiu de mar europea,
  • Þernutrítill,
  • żwirowiec łąkowy,
  • brūnspārnu bezdelīgtārtiņš,
  • rjava komatna tekica,
  • Луговая тиркушка,
  • ニシツバメチドリ,
  • 领燕鸻,
  • 領燕鴴,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes and Flats ; Marine Intertidal : Mud Flats and Salt Flats ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Pastureland

Geographic range

Illustration

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