Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

Comb-crested jacana

Index Comb-crested jacana

The comb-crested jacana (Irediparra gallinacea), also known as the lotusbird or lilytrotter, is the only species of jacana in the genus Irediparra. [1]

19 relations: Australia, Borneo, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Eichhornia crassipes, Gregory Mathews, Insect, Jacanidae, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku Islands, National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife, New Britain, New Guinea, Nidifugous, Nymphaeaceae, Philippines, Polyandry, Precocial, Sulawesi, Wetland.

Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Australia · See more »

Borneo

Borneo (Pulau Borneo) is the third largest island in the world and the largest in Asia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Borneo · See more »

Coenraad Jacob Temminck

Coenraad Jacob Temminck (31 March 1778 – 30 January 1858) was a Dutch aristocrat, zoologist, and museum director.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Coenraad Jacob Temminck · See more »

Eichhornia crassipes

Eichhornia crassipes, commonly known as common water hyacinth, is an aquatic plant native to the Amazon basin, and is often a highly problematic invasive species outside its native range.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Eichhornia crassipes · See more »

Gregory Mathews

Gregory Macalister Mathews CBE FRSE FZS FLS (10 September 1876 – 27 March 1949) was an Australian-born amateur ornithologist who spent most of his later life in England.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Gregory Mathews · See more »

Insect

Insects or Insecta (from Latin insectum) are hexapod invertebrates and the largest group within the arthropod phylum.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Insect · See more »

Jacanidae

The bird family Jacanidae belongs to the order Charadriiformes, and consists of 6 genera.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Jacanidae · See more »

Lesser Sunda Islands

The Lesser Sunda Islands (Kepulauan Nusa Tenggara "southeastern archipelago" or Kepulauan Sunda Kecil "lesser Sundanese archipelago") are a group of islands in Maritime Southeast Asia, north of Australia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Lesser Sunda Islands · See more »

Maluku Islands

The Maluku Islands or the Moluccas are an archipelago within Banda Sea, Indonesia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Maluku Islands · See more »

National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife

The National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife was founded as a project of the Australian Museum on 3 June 1969 (as the National Photographic Index of Australian Birds) to compile a comprehensive collection of photographs of Australian bird species.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife · See more »

New Britain

New Britain (Niu Briten) is the largest island in the Bismarck Archipelago (named after Otto von Bismarck) of Papua New Guinea.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and New Britain · See more »

New Guinea

New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and New Guinea · See more »

Nidifugous

Nidifugous organisms are those that leave the nest shortly after hatching or birth.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Nidifugous · See more »

Nymphaeaceae

Nymphaeaceae is a family of flowering plants, commonly called water lilies.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Nymphaeaceae · See more »

Philippines

The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Philippines · See more »

Polyandry

Polyandry (from πολυ- poly-, "many" and ἀνήρ anēr, "man") is a form of polygamy in which a woman takes two or more husbands at the same time.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Polyandry · See more »

Precocial

In biology, precocial species are those in which the young are relatively mature and mobile from the moment of birth or hatching.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Precocial · See more »

Sulawesi

Sulawesi, formerly known as Celebes, is an island in Indonesia.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Sulawesi · See more »

Wetland

A wetland is a land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it takes on the characteristics of a distinct ecosystem.

New!!: Comb-crested jacana and Wetland · See more »

Redirects here:

Comb-crested Jacana, Comb-crested Jaçana, Irediparra, Irediparra gallinacea, Lily Trotter, Lily trotter, Lily-trotter, Lily-trotters, Lilytrotter, Lotusbird.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comb-crested_jacana

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »