Common Redshank

photo by Lip Kee

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Scolopacidae

Subfamily

Tringa

Species

totanus

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally grey-brownish plumage
* Prominent red legs and red bill with dark tip
* Size; 24-27 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas and wetlands

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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