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Eurasian Curlew

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Numenius arquata Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Scolopacidae Family
 55cm (Wingspan 89ľ106 cm) Length
Marine intertidal, woodland, shrubland, grassland, pastureland, heaths & wetlands, marshes, bogs, lakes, pools & rivers. Between Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
3-6 Eggs, laid in a hollow. Incubation  27ľ30 days by both parents Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae crustaceans/molluscs & plant matter. Food  
  Habits
2997 - TSN: 176596 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Grootwulp
Arabic: كروان الماء, كروان الماء الكبير, كروان الماء الكبير رهيز
Asturian: Algaravßn
Azerbaijani: B÷yŘk kronşnep
Belarusian: Вялікі кулён
Bulgarian: Голям свирец
Breton: Ar c'hefeleg-aod, Kefeleg-mor
Catalan: Becut, Curlera reial
Catalan (Balears): Curlera reial
Czech: Koliha velkß
Welsh: Chwibanogl y mynydd, Chwibanwr, Cwliwn, Cwrlif, Cwrlig, Cwrlip, Gylfinir
Danish: Stor regnspove, Storspove
German: Brachvogel, Doppelschnepfe, Feldschnepfe, Geissvogel, Grossbrachvogel, Gro▀er Brachvogel, Gro▀erBrachvogel, Kronschnepfe, Regenvogel, Schlammlaufer
Greek: (Ευρασιατική) Τουρλίδα, Νερομπεκάτσα, Τουρλίδα
Greek (Cypriot): Νερομπεκάτσα
English: Common Curlew, Curlew, Curlew Curlew, Eurasian Curlew, European Curlew, Western Curlew, Whaup
Esperanto: granda kurlo
Spanish: Zarapito Real
Estonian: Suurkoovitaja
Basque: Becut, Kurlinta handia
Finnish: Isokuovi, Kuovi
Faroese: Tangspˇgvi
French: Courlis cendrÚ
Frisian: Wylp
Irish: Crotach, Cuirli˙n
Gaelic: Guilbinn, Guilbneach
Galician: Becut, Mazarico real
Manx: Crottag, Cruittagh
Hebrew: חרמשון גדול
Hindi: Kuthirai malai kottan
Croatian: Pozvi×dač Üibičar, Veliki Pozvi×dac, Veliki Pozvi×dač
Hungarian: Nagy pˇling
Armenian: [Mets Kronshnep/Arorik ], Մեծ Արորիկ, Մեծ Կրոնշնեպ/Արորիկ
n: Gajahan besar, Gajahan Erasia, Gegajahan besar
Icelandic: Fj÷ruspˇi
Italian: Chiurlo, Chiurlo maggiore
Japanese: daishakushigi, Daishaku-shigi
Japanese: ダイシャクシギ
Georgian: დიდი კრონშნეპი
Khakas: Көгiлбей
Kazakh: Үлкен шалшықшы
Korean: 마도요
Cornish: Gelvynak
Latin: Numenius arquata, Numenius arquatus
Lithuanian: Didżioji kuolinga, Did×ioji kuolinga
Latvian: Kluiķis, Kluitans, Kluite, KroniņÜ, KronÜnepe, Kuitala, Kurļips, Lielais ķikuts, Purva kuilis
Malagasy: Kiokoika, Koikoika, Mantazazana
Macedonian: Голем свирец, Српоклун свиркач
Mongolian: Морин тутгалжин
Malay: Kendi Besar
Maltese: Gurlin
Dutch: Wulp
Norwegian: Kystspove, Storspove
Polish: Kulik mniejszy, kulik wielki
Portuguese: mašarico real, Mašarico-real
Romansh: Fliaun grond
Russian: Большой кроншнеп, Кроншнеп большой
Sardinian: Chi¨rrulu, Zurlýu, Zurrulýu
Scots: Guilbinn, Guilbneach
Northern Sami: StuorraguÜkil
Slovak: Hvizdßk vel'kř, Hvizdßk veľkř
Slovenian: veliki Ükurh
Albanian: Kojliku i madh
Serbian: Carska Üljuka, carska Üljuka, zlovremenica, Велика златовременица, Царска шлјука, Царска шљука
Sotho, Southern: Keooe
Swedish: Storspov
Swahili: Kipila, Membe Sululu, Sululu
Thai: นกอีก๋อยใหญ่
Turkish: BŘyŘk Kervanšulluğu, Kervan ăulluğu, Kervanšulluğu, Kervanšulluşu
Tuvinian: Даргый, Ыргак-думчук
Ukrainian: Великий кроншнеп, Кульон великий
Vietnamese: Chim mỏ nhßt, Choắt mỏ cong lớn
Chinese: [bai-yao shao-yu], [da shao-yu], [shao-yu], 大杓鷸, 杓鹬, 白腰杓鷸, 白腰杓鹬
Chinese (Taiwan): [da shao-yu], 大杓鷸

Range:- Breeds thoughout temperate Europe & Asia.

Acores

Afghanistan

Albania

Algeria

Angola

Armenia

Austria

Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Balearic Islands

Bangladesh

Belarus

Belgium

Benin

Bermuda Rare/Accidental

Bosnia

Botswana

Brunei

Bulgaria

Burundi Rare/Accidental

Cambodia

Cameroon

Canada Rare/Accidental

 Newfoundland Rare/Accidental

 Nova Scotia Rare/Accidental

 Quebec

Cape Verde Rare/Accidental

Central African Republic

Chad

China

 Anhui

 Beidaihe District

 Beijing

 Chongqing

 Fujian

 Gansu

 Guangdong

 Guangxi Zhuang

 Guizhou

 Hainan

 Hebei

 Heilongjiang

 Henan

 Hong Kong

 Hubei

 Hunan

 Inner Mongolia

 Jiangsu

 Jiangxi

 Jilin

 Ningxia Hui

 Qinghai

 Shaanxi

 Shandong

 Shanghai

 Tianjin

 Tibet

 Xinjiang Uighur

 Yunnan

 Zhejiang

Comoros

Congo

Corse

Crete

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Democratic Rep. of Congo

Denmark

Djibouti

East Timor

Egypt

England

 Gloucestershire

 Shropshire

 Staffordshire

 Warwickshire

 Worcestershire

 Yorkshire and the Humber

Equatorial Guinea

 Gulf of Guinea Islands Rare/Accidental

  Principe Rare/Accidental

  Sao Tome Rare/Accidental

Eritrea

Estonia

Ethiopia

Faroe Islands

Finland

France

Gabon

Gambia

Georgia

Germany

Ghana

Gibraltar

Greece

Greenland Rare/Accidental

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Hungary

Iceland Rare/Accidental

India

 Andaman

 Arid northwest

 Central highlands

 Gangetic plain

 Nicobar

 Northeast

 Southeast

 Southwest

 Uttar Pradesh

 Western Himalayas

Indonesia

 Bali

 Gorong islands

 Greater Sundas

 Halmahera

  Bangka

 Java

 Kalimantan

 Komodo

 Lesser Sunda

 Lingga Islands

 Lombok

 Mentawai Archipelago

 Mollucas Rare/Accidental

 Nias

 Nusa Tenggara Timur Province

 Riau Islands

 Sumatra

 Sumba

 Talaud Islands

 West Timor

Iran

Iraq

Ireland

Island of Borneo

Island of Timor

Islas Canarias Rare/Accidental

Israel

Italy

te d'Ivoire

Japan

Jordan Rare/Accidental

Kazakhstan

Kenya

Kuwait

Kyrgyzstan

Laos

Latvia

Lebanon

Lesotho

Liberia

Libya

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macedonia

Madagascar

Madeira

Malawi Rare/Accidental

Malaysia

Maldives

Mali

Malta

Mauritania

Mayotte Rare/Accidental

Micronesia

 Northern Marianas

 Saipan, Tinian and Agiguan Rare/Accidental

Moldova

Mongolia

Morocco

Mozambique

Myanmar

Nepal

Niger Rare/Accidental

Nigeria

Niue Rare/Accidental

North Korea

Norway

Oman

Pakistan

Philippines

Poland

Polynesia

Portugal

Qatar

Romania

Russia

Rwanda Rare/Accidental

South Africa

 Eastern Cape

 Free State

 Gauteng Rare/Acc

 Kwazulu-Natal

 Limpopo Province Rare/Accidental

 Mpumalanga

 Northern Cape

 Northwest Province

Sardinia

Saudi Arabia

Scotland

 Shetland

 Tayside

Senegal

Serbia and Montenegro

Seychelles Aldabra Rare/Accidental

Sicilia

Sierra Leone

Singapore

Slovakia

Slovenia

Socotra

Somalia

South Korea

Spain

Sri Lanka

Sudan

Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Sweden

Switzerland

Syria

Taiwan

Tajikistan

Tanzania

Thailand

The Netherlands

Togo

Tunisia

Turkey

Turkmenistan

Uganda

Ukraine

United Arab Emirates

USA

 Massachusetts Rare/Accidental

 New York Rare/Accidental

Uzbekistan

Vietnam

Wales

 Anglesey

Western Sahara

Yemen

Zambia

Zimbabwe

Sub-species

Numenius arquata
Numenius arquata arquata
Numenius arquata lineatus
Numenius arquata orientalis
Numenius arquata suschkini
Numenius arquata sushkini
 

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