(Common) greenshank

photo by JJ Harrison

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Scolopacidae

Subfamily

Tringa

Species

nebularia

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with brown-grey upperparts and white underparts
* Pretty long green-greyish bill and legs
* Size: about 32 cm

Habitat

Wetlands

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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