Bengal Florican

Houbaropsis bengalensis - Outarde du Bengale

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Otidiformes

  • Family
    :

    Otididés

  • Genus
    :

    Houbaropsis

  • Species
    :

    bengalensis

Descriptor

Müller, PLS, 1776

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 64 à 68 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 1250 à 2250 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Bengal Florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis) is a species of bird in the Otididae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Houbaropsis bengalensis bengalensis (s Nepal to n and e India)
  • Houbaropsis bengalensis blandini (s Cambodia, s Vietnam)

Foreign names

  • Outarde du Bengale,
  • Sisón bengalí,
  • sisão-bengalês,
  • Barttrappe,
  • bengáli florikán,
  • Baardtrap,
  • Florican del Bengala,
  • bengalflorikan,
  • Bengaltrappe,
  • drop bielokrídly,
  • drop bengálský,
  • Stor Florikan,
  • bengalintrappi,
  • sisó de Bengala,
  • hubarka bengalska,
  • Бородатая малая дрофа,
  • ベンガルショウノガン,
  • 南亚鸨,
  • 孟加拉鴇,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 19-10-2015
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