Order
Charadriiformes
Family
Jacanidae
Genus
Jacana
 
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 - Northern Jacana
 - Northern Jacana
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Northern Jacana Jacana spinosa

Donald A. Jenni and Terrence R. Mace
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1999

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Northern Jacana. - Range Map
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  • Migration
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  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Northern Jacana.

This species occurs irregularly in southern Texas, where it formerly bred.

Recommended Citation

Jenni, D. A. and T. R. Mace (1999). Northern Jacana (Jacana spinosa), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.467