Q. With reference to Great Knot Bird consider the following statements:
1.It is a non-migratory bird species endemic to western ghats of India.
2.It is listed as Critically Endangered in the IUCN Red Data List.
Select the correct statements suing the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: D
Notes:

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Great Knot Bird are migratory birds are spread across Russia, India, Australia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, etc.

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. Great Knot Birds are listed as Endangered in the IUCN Red Data List.

Source: The Hindu