Denham's Bustard

Neotis denhami - Outarde de Denham

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Otidiformes

  • Family
    :

    Otididés

  • Genus
    :

    Neotis

  • Species
    :

    denhami

Descriptor

Children Vigors, 1826

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 80 à 100 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 3000 à 10000 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Denham's Bustard (Neotis denhami) is a species of bird in the Otididae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Neotis denhami denhami (sw Mauritania, Senegal and Gambia to w Ethiopia and n Uganda)
  • Neotis denhami jacksoni (Kenya to n Zimbabwe, DRCongo and s Angola)
  • Neotis denhami stanleyi (South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Outarde de Denham,
  • Avutarda Cafre,
  • Abetarda-real,
  • Kafferntrappe,
  • Denham-túzok,
  • Denhams Trap,
  • Otarda di Stanley,
  • Denhamtrapp,
  • Rustnakketrappe,
  • drop škvrnitokrídly,
  • drop Denhamův,
  • Brunhalset Trappe,
  • sinikaulatrappi,
  • Veldpou,
  • pioc de Denham,
  • Steppudoðra,
  • drop białoskrzydły,
  • melnspārnu sīga,
  • kafrska droplja,
  • Кафрская африканская дрофа,
  • スーダンチュウノガン,
  • 黑冠鸨,
  • 黑冠非洲鴇,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland

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