Great Stone Plover


The Great Stone-curlew or Great Thick-knee (Scientific name: Esacus recurvirostris) is a large wader which is a resident breeder in tropical southern Asia from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka into South-east Asia. This species prefers gravel banks along rivers or large lakes, and also beaches. (Wiki). Clicked at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary in Oct/2015.

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