Pheasant-tailed Jacana

Hydrophasianus chirurgus - Jacana à longue queue

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Jacanidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hydrophasianus

  • Species
    :

    chirurgus

Descriptor

Scopoli, 1786

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 58 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 113 à 135 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pheasant-tailed Jacana (Hydrophasianus chirurgus) is a species of bird in the Jacanidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Jacana à longue queue,
  • Jacana Colilarga,
  • Jaçanã-rabo-de-faisão,
  • Wasserfasan,
  • fácánfarkú levéljáró,
  • Waterfazant,
  • Jacana codalunga,
  • Fasanjacana,
  • Fasanbladhøne,
  • jakana bažantia,
  • ostnák bažantí,
  • Fasanbladhøne,
  • pitkäpyrstöjassana,
  • jacana cua de faisà,
  • długoszpon chiński,
  • ūdensfazāniņš,
  • Фазанохвостая якана,
  • Burung-sepatu teratai,
  • レンカク,
  • 水雉,
  • นกอีแจว,
  • 水雉,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha)

Geographic range

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