Comb-Crested Jacana

Comb-Crested Jacana

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Comb-crested Jacana, also known as the Lotusbird or Lilytrotter, is the only species of jacana in the genus Irediparra. Like other jacana species, it is adapted to the floating vegetation of tropical freshwater wetlands.Jacana is Linn us' pseudo-Latin misspelling for the Brazilian Portuguese Ja an (from a Tupi name of the same bird) whose pronunciation is approximately.This species is unmistakable. It has a black crown and hindneck with a fleshy red wattle covering the forehead and forecrown, contrasting with a white face and throat.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136543621
  • 9786136543628