Family : Jacanidae

8 present species in the family of Jacanidae

Classification :
Alphabetical
English name Scientific name Common name
African JacanaActophilornis africanusJacana à poitrine dorée
Bronze-winged JacanaMetopidius indicusJacana bronzé
Comb-crested JacanaIrediparra gallinaceaJacana à crête
Lesser JacanaMicroparra capensisJacana nain
Madagascan JacanaActophilornis albinuchaJacana malgache
Northern JacanaJacana spinosaJacana du Mexique
Pheasant-tailed JacanaHydrophasianus chirurgusJacana à longue queue
Wattled JacanaJacana jacanaJacana noir

Sources : Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v7.1) doi : 10.14344/IOC.ML.7.1.
Avibase (ioc v7.0.1), the world bird database - Lepage, D. 2013. © 1996-2017 Oiseaux.net