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Greater Painted-snipe

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Rostratula benghalensis Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Rostratulidae Family
 23 - 28 cm (Wingspan: 50 - 55 cm) Length
Marine intertidal, mangrove, flooded grassland & marsh, bogs etc.. Between 0 - 1,800m Range follow link  Habitat
2- 3 Eggs, laid in a scrape.  Incubation 15 - 21 days by male only Clutch
Arthropods, worms, beetles, larvae & crustaceans & seeds, rice. Food  
3051 - TSN: 176464 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Greater Painted-snipe vir joshi saldi pond amreli gujarat India song XC86704

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AKA:- Cebuano: dasak
Czech: slučice pestrá
Danish: Broget Riksesneppe
German: Goldschnepfe-benghalensis
English: Common Greater Painted-snipe, Greater Painted Snipe, Greater Painted-snipe, Painted Snipe
Spanish: Aguatero Bengalí
Finnish: kultakurppo
French: Rhynchée peinte
Indonesian: Berkikkembang Besar
Italian: Beccaccino dorato comune
Japanese: Tama-shigi
Japanese: タマシギ
Korean: 호사도요
Latin: Rhynchaea capensis capensis, Rostratula benghalensis, Rostratula benghalensis benghalensis
Dutch: Goudsnip
Norwegian: Riksesnipe
Polish: złotosłonka bengalska
Russian: Цветной бекас
Slovak: slukovec zlatý
Swedish: Rallbeckasin
Thai: นกโป่งวิด
Vietnamese: Nhát hoa
Chinese: 彩鷸, 彩鹬


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