Asian Dowitcher

Limnodromus semipalmatus - Bécassin d'Asie

Bécassin d'Asie
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Scolopacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Limnodromus

  • Species
    :

    semipalmatus

Descriptor

Blyth, 1848

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 36 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 59 cm.
  • Weight
    : 127 à 245 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Bécassin d'Asie
♂ adult plum. breeding

Asian Dowitcher (Limnodromus semipalmatus) is a species of bird in the Scolopacidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bécassin d'Asie,
  • Agujeta asiática,
  • narceja-das-estepes,
  • Steppenschlammläufer,
  • ázsiai cankógoda,
  • Aziatische Grijze Snip,
  • Piro piro pettorossiccio asiatico,
  • asiatisk beckasinsnäppa,
  • Asiabekkasinsnipe,
  • brežník hrdzavý,
  • slukovec asijský,
  • Asiatisk Sneppeklire,
  • arokurppelo,
  • Asiatiese Snipgriet,
  • tetolet asiàtic,
  • szlamiec wielki,
  • lielā dūņsloka, Āzijas dūņsloka,
  • Азиатский бекасовидный веретенник,
  • Trinil-lumpur asia,
  • シベリアオオハシシギ,
  • 半蹼鹬,
  • นกซ่อมทะเลอกแดง,
  • 半蹼鷸,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), B ogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Marine Intertidal : Mud Flats and Salt Flats, Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Sand Dunes, Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Salt Exploitation Sites

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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