Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Order - Charadriiformes
Family - Recurvirostridae (Avocets, Stilts)
Black-winged Stilt
Himantopus himantopus
黑翅长脚鹬
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    Size : 35–40 cm
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Himantopus himantopus himantopus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Black-winged Stilt
    – France and Iberia S to sub-Saharan Africa and Madagascar, and E to C Asia and NC China, Indian Subcontinent (including Sri Lanka), Indochina and Taiwan; winters S to Africa, Middle East and S & SE Asia to Borneo and Philippines.
  • Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus (Gould, 1837) – Pied Stilt
    – S Sumatra and Java E to New Guinea, and S to Australia, Tasmania and New Zealand; winters N to Philippines, Greater Sundas and Sulawesi, and as far as
    Sri Lanka.
  • Himantopus himantopus knudseni (Stejneger, 1887) – Hawaiian Stilt
    – Hawaiian Is.
  • Himantopus himantopus mexicanus (Statius Müller, 1776) – Black-necked Stilt
    – W & S USA through Central America and West Indies to Colombia, N Venezuela, Galapagos, E Ecuador to SW Peru, and NE Brazil.
  • Himantopus himantopus melanurus (Vieillot, 1817) – White-backed Stilt
    – Chile and EC Peru through Bolivia and Paraguay to SE Brazil, and S to SC Argentina.

Himantopus himantopus ssp. himantopus
Date : 20 November 2016
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Himantopus himantopus ssp. himantopus
Date : 09 November 2016
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Himantopus himantopus ssp. himantopus
Date : 04 January 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak
Himantopus himantopus ssp. himantopus
Date : 04 January 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak
Himantopus himantopus ssp. himantopus
Date : 04 January 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

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