Great Thick-knee – Esacus recurvirostris

Roger Wasley posted a photo:

The Great Thick-knee, with large eyes and huge bill, is a common lowland species near the coast of Sri Lanka. Also known as the Great Stone-curlew this large wader is a resident breeder in tropical southern Asia from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh into South-east Asia. This was one of several birds seen at Bundala National Park.

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