Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda 9 34 2
LC
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis 36 31 6
VU
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 147 364 6
LC
Little Curlew Numenius minutus 7 16 1
LC
Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis 10
CR(PE)
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris 4 4
CR
Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus 44 52
LC
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata 87 227 9
NT
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis 15 30 3
EN
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 139 142 2
NT
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa 40 78 1
LC
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica 11 29 1
LC
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 149 338 6
NT
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres 219 440 7
LC
Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala 52 61 7
LC
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris 43 60
EN
Red Knot Calidris canutus 101 115 1
NT
Surfbird Calidris virgata 46 51
LC
Ruff Calidris pugnax 217 353 1
LC
Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus 25 69
LC
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata 92 68 2
LC
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 41 38
LC
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 90 143 2
NT
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 42 118 3
LC
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta 33 37
LC
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Calidris pygmaea 49 44
CR
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis 72 60 1
NT
Sanderling Calidris alba 150 397 3
LC
Dunlin Calidris alpina 197 353 6
LC
Rock Sandpiper Calidris ptilocnemis 32 38 1
LC
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 60 131 3
LC
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 48 68 1
LC
Little Stint Calidris minuta 105 201 1
LC
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla 80 163 1
LC
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 29 68 2
LC
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis 36 50 1
NT
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 93 117 6
LC
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 78 127 6
NT
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri 135 86 2
LC
Tuamotu Sandpiper Prosobonia parvirostris 55 5 5
EN
Asian Dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus 24 26
NT
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 49 82 1
LC
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 84 52 4
LC
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 12 55 1
LC
Amami Woodcock Scolopax mira 9 19 2
VU
Javan Woodcock Scolopax saturata 1 2
NT
New Guinea Woodcock Scolopax rosenbergii 5 3
LC
Bukidnon Woodcock Scolopax bukidnonensis 7 7 5
LC
Sulawesi Woodcock Scolopax celebensis
NT
Moluccan Woodcock Scolopax rochussenii 1 3 1
EN
American Woodcock Scolopax minor 4 14
LC
Chatham Snipe Coenocorypha pusilla
VU
Snares Snipe Coenocorypha huegeli 6 2 1
NT
Auckland Snipe Coenocorypha aucklandica 14 5
NT
Imperial Snipe Gallinago imperialis 2 1
NT
Andean Snipe Gallinago jamesoni 2 5
LC
Fuegian Snipe Gallinago stricklandii 4 8
NT
Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria 8 13
LC
Latham's Snipe Gallinago hardwickii 32 26 4
LC
Wood Snipe Gallinago nemoricola 5 6 2
VU
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura 5 32
LC
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala 4 5
LC
African Snipe Gallinago nigripennis 6 14
LC
Madagascar Snipe Gallinago macrodactyla 1 4 1
VU
Great Snipe Gallinago media 21 32 2
NT
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago 117 241 8
LC
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata 16 46 1
LC
South American Snipe Gallinago paraguaiae 18 43 4
LC
Puna Snipe Gallinago andina 8 10
LC
Noble Snipe Gallinago nobilis 5 9 2
NT
Giant Snipe Gallinago undulata 6 9 2
LC
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 21 65 1
LC
Wilson's Phalarope Steganopus tricolor 79 65
LC
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 145 156 8
LC
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 70 116 5
LC
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus 31 75 2
LC
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 197 368 10
LC
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 75 197 1
LC
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 120 167 9
LC
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria 57 89 1
LC
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes 28 58
NT
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana 72 43 3
LC
Willet Tringa semipalmata 56 164 2
LC
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 88 156 3
LC
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 76 135 3
LC
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia 118 226 16
LC
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca 80 165 2
LC
Common Redshank Tringa totanus 163 313 14
LC
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 124 341 10
LC
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 49 178
LC
Spotted Greenshank Tringa guttifer 16 18 1
EN