Little Curlew

Numenius minutus - Courlis nain

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Numenius

  • Species
    :

    minutus

Descriptor

Gould, 1841

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 68 à 71 cm.
  • Weight
    : 118 à 221 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Little Curlew (Numenius minutus) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Courlis nain,
  • Zarapito Chico,
  • Maçarico-pequeno,
  • Zwergbrachvogel,
  • törpepóling,
  • Kleine Regenwulp,
  • Chiurlo minuto,
  • Dvärgspov,
  • Dvergspove,
  • hvizdák najmenší,
  • koliha nejmenší,
  • Dværgspove,
  • taigakuovi,
  • polit menut,
  • Dvergspói,
  • kulik krótkodzioby,
  • mazā kuitala,
  • jakutski škurh,
  • Кроншнеп-малютка,
  • Gajahan kecil,
  • コシャクシギ,
  • 小杓鹬,
  • นกอีก๋อยจิ๋ว,
  • 小杓鷸,

Habitat

Forest : Boreal ; Shrubland : Boreal ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Pastureland

Geographic range

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