Glareola

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Glareola
Small pranticole.jpg
Small Pratincole, Glareola lactea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Glareolidae
Genus: Glareola
Brisson, 1760
Species

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Glareola is a genus of birds in the family Glareolidae.

The pratincoles are a group of birds consisting of the seven species of this genus and the Australian pratincole, the only species of the genus Stiltia.

Species list[edit]