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wpe9C4.jpg (25735 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Thinocorus rumicivorus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Thinocoridae Family
16–18 cm Length
Tropical high altitude grassland & wetlands. Up to 3,700 m. Range follow link Habitat
2-3 Eggs, laid in a scrape on the ground. Clutch
Herbivorous Food  
2961 - TSN: 176784 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

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Least Seedsnipe Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Alrededores de El Calafate, Santa Cruz Argentina Song XC48626

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AKA:- Czech: Písecník nejmenší, písečník nejmenší
Danish: Bjergløber
German: Zwerghöhenläufer, Zwerg-Höhenläufer
English: Least seed snipe, Least Seedsnipe, Least Seed-Snipe, Patagonian Seedsnipe
Spanish: Agachona , Agachona Chica, Chorlo Agachón, Perdicita
Spanish (Argentine): Agachona chica
Spanish (Chile): Perdicita
Spanish (Uruguay): Agachona , Chorlo Agachón
Estonian: kääbuskurp
Finnish: Kääpiöylänköjuoksija
French: Thinocore de Patagonie
Italian: Tinocoride rumicivoro, Tinocoro minuto
Japanese: kohibarichidori
Japanese: コヒバリチドリ
Latin: Thinocorus rumicivorus
Dutch: Patagonische Kwartelsnip
Norwegian: Dvergrypesnipe
Polish: andówka mala, andówka mała
Portuguese: Agachadeira-mirim, Pouco-pouco-menor, puco-puco-menor
Portuguese (Brazil): Agachadeira-mirim, puco-puco-menor
Russian: Малый зобатый бегунок
Slovak: výšinár malý , Výšinár pustinný
Swedish: Mindre frösnäppa
Chinese: 小籽鹬


Argentina:- Argentine Northwest, Buenos Aires, Cuyo, Mesopotamia, Pampas, Patagonia, Staten Isl,


Brazil:- South Brazil:- Rio Grande do Sul



Falkland Islands




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Thinocorus rumicivorus rumicivorus


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