The Great snipe – Gallinago media is a medium sized migratory wader of the family Scolopacidae. It is a summer breeder to NE Europe and W Asia and migrates to central Tropical Africa in the winter. In the AWB Region it migrates to winter in the south of the Sahel states across Africa and beyond.
Order: Charadriiformes Family: Scolopacidae Genus: Gallinago
Species...Gallinago media Great snipe - Species - ebird.org Great snipe - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Great snipe - Card - oiseaux-birds.com Great snipe - Migration - northafricanbirds Great snipe - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org
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