Bristle-thighed CurlewNumenius tahitiensis / Kioea
Facts About Bristle-thighed Curlew
- Feeds on crustaceans, small fish, bird eggs, and snails. On the tundra during breeding season, it eats insects, seeds, and berries.
- Life Span
- 23 years
- Length: 40–44 cm (15-17 in); wingspan: 84 cm (33 in)
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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2013