Jack Snipe

Lymnocryptes minimus - Bécassine sourde

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lymnocryptes

  • Species
    :

    minimus

Descriptor

Brünnich, 1764

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 19 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 38 à 42 cm.
  • Weight
    : 35 à 70 g
Longevity

5 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Jack Snipe (Lymnocryptes minimus) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bécassine sourde,
  • Agachadiza Chica,
  • Narceja-galega,
  • Zwergschnepfe,
  • Kis sárszalonka,
  • Bokje,
  • Frullino,
  • Dvärgbeckasin,
  • Kvartbekkasin,
  • močiarnička tichá,
  • slučka malá,
  • Enkeltbekkasin,
  • jänkäkurppa,
  • becadell sord,
  • Dvergsnípa,
  • bekasik,
  • vistilbe,
  • puklež,
  • Гаршнеп,
  • コシギ,
  • 姬鹬,
  • นกปากซ่อมเล็ก,
  • 小鷸 〔小田鷸,姬鷸〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Marine Intertidal : Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses) ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land

Geographic range

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