Kori Bustard

Ardeotis kori - Outarde kori

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Otidiformes

  • Family
    :

    Otididés

  • Genus
    :

    Ardeotis

  • Species
    :

    kori

Descriptor

Burchell, 1822

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 120 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 122 cm.
  • Weight
    : 19000 g
Longevity

20 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Kori Bustard (Ardeotis kori) is a species of bird in the Otididae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Ardeotis kori struthiunculus (Ethiopia and n Somalia to Uganda and n Tanzania)
  • Ardeotis kori kori (Angola to s Mozambique and South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Outarde kori,
  • Avutarda Kori,
  • Abetarda-gigante,
  • Riesentrappe,
  • óriástúzok,
  • Koritrap,
  • Otarda kori,
  • Koritrapp,
  • Koritrappe,
  • drop kori,
  • drop kori,
  • Koritrappe,
  • kuningastrappi,
  • Gompou,
  • pioc salvatge kori,
  • drop olbrzymi,
  • Африканская большая дрофа,
  • アフリカオオノガン,
  • 灰颈鹭鸨,
  • 灰頸鷺鴇,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

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