Water Thick-Knee

Water thick knee-small

Identification:

Pale grey panel on the folded wing, upwards delimited by white and dark. Face pattern with broad white from base of bill to below eye, dark malar and white chin and throat.

Habitat:

River and lake edges.

Behaviour:

Nocturnal.

Diet:

The diet includes insects, crustaceans and molluscs.

Breeding:

Monogamous. The nest is a shallow scrape in sand and often among debris.

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