Common Snipe resting

Wood Snipe
Common Snipe resting
Species: Common Snipe   Gallinago gallinago
Author: Nikhil Adhikary
Monday, January 11, 2016
Added to IBC: 29 Jan 2016 - 18:28
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Altitude (m): 
4 meters
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Submitted by James Eaton on
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Has Common Snipe been discounted here? White belly and lack of pronounced barring on flanks and belly suggest this far more likely species?


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Nikhil Adhikary, IBC1109621. Accessible at

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Nikhil Adhikary, IBC1109621. Photo of Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago at Mangalajodi, India. Accessible at

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