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Water Thick-knee

Burhinus vermiculatus (Cabanis, 1868)

The Water Thick-knee (Burhinus vermiculatus) is a species of bird in the Burhinidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Burhinidae
Genus:
  Burhinus

Scientific:
  Burhinus vermiculatus

Citation:
  (Cabanis, 1868)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 16 p.413

Protonym:
  Oedicnemus vermiculatus

Avibase ID:
  96CCAFEE83A0F557

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/96CCAFEE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176752

Geographic range:

  • Burhinus vermiculatus vermiculatus: Democratic Republic of the Congo to Somalia and South Africa
  • Burhinus vermiculatus buettikoferi: Liberia to Nigeria and Gabon; vagrant to Senegambia
English:
Water Thick-knee
Czech:
dytík tmavý
German:
Wassertriel
Danish:
Vandtriel
Spanish:
Alcaraván Acuático
Finnish:
rantapaksujalka
French:
Oedicnème vermiculé
Icelandic:
Vætutríll
Italian:
Occhione acquaiolo
Japanese:
mizubeishichidori
Japanese:
ミズベイシチドリ
Dutch:
Watergriel
Norwegian:
Vanntriel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Vasstriel
Polish:
kulon nadwodny
Portuguese:
Alcaravão-d'água
Russian:
Водяная авдотка
Slovak:
ležiak vodný
Swedish:
vattentjockfot
Ukrainian:
Лежень заїрський
Chinese:
水石鸻


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Oedicnème vermiculé ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Oedicnème vermiculé ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Water Dikkop ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Burhinus vermiculatus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Burhinus vermiculatus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Burhinus vermiculatus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Water Thick-knee ( Burhinus vermiculatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Burhinus vermiculatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Burhinus vermiculatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Waterdikkop
Catalan: Torlit d'aigua
Czech: Dytík tmavý
Danish: Vandtriel
German: Wassertriel
English: Dikkop, Thick-knee, Water Dikkop, Water Thick knee, Water Thick-knee
English (IOC): Water Thick-knee
English (Kenya): Water Thick-knee
Spanish: Acaraván Aquático, Alcaraván Acuático
Spanish (Spain): Alcaraván Acuático
Spanish (HBW): Water Thick-knee
Estonian: kalda-jämejalg
Finnish: Rantapaksujalka
French: Oedicnème vermiculé
Hungarian: parti ugartyúk
Icelandic: Vætutríll
Italian: Occhione acquaiolo, Occhione vermicolato
Japanese: mizubeishichidori
Japanese: ミズベイシチドリ
Kwangali: Eswaita
Scientific: Burhinus vermiculatus, Burhinus vermiculatus vermiculatus, Oedicnemus vermiculatus
Lithuanian: Vandeninis storkulnis
Dutch: Watergriel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Vasstriel
Norwegian: Vanntriel
Polish: kulon nadwodny
Portuguese: Alcaravão-d'água
Russian: Водяная авдотка
Slovak: ležiak vodný
Serbian: Vodeni ćurlikovac
Siswant: Umunkonkoni
Swedish: Vattentjockfot
Swahili: Chekeamwezi
Tsonga: Mtshikuyana
Ukrainian: Лежень заїрський
Xhosa: Ingqangqolo
Chinese: 水石鸻
Chinese (Traditional): 水石鴴

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