Pin-tailed Snipe

Gallinago stenura - Bécassine à queue pointue

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Gallinago

  • Species
    :

    stenura

Descriptor

Bonaparte, 1831

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 27 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 44 à 47 cm.
  • Weight
    : 84 à 170 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Pin-tailed Snipe (Gallinago stenura) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bécassine à queue pointue,
  • Agachadiza Colirrara,
  • Narceja-siberiana,
  • Spießbekassine,
  • hegyesfarkú sárszalonka,
  • Stekelstaartsnip,
  • Beccaccino codaspillo,
  • Sibirisk beckasin,
  • Sibirbekkasin,
  • močiarnica širokochvostá,
  • bekasina sibiřská,
  • Sibirisk Bekkasin,
  • suippopyrstökurppa,
  • becadell cuapunxegut,
  • Móasnípa,
  • bekas syberyjski,
  • adatastes mērkaziņa,
  • ostrorepa kozica,
  • Азиатский бекас,
  • Berkik ekor-lidi,
  • ハリオシギ,
  • 针尾沙锥,
  • นกปากซ่อมหางเข็ม,
  • 針尾田鷸〔針尾沙錐〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal ; Shrubland : Boreal ; Grassland : Tundra, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Seasonally Flooded Agricultural Land

Geographic range

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