Greater Painted-snipe

photo by Koshy Koshy

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Rostratulidae

Subfamily

Rostratula

Species

benghalensis

Appearance

* Mediumsized bird with generally grey-brown plumage
* Pretty long reddish-brown bill and a white eye line
* Size: 24-28 cm

Habitat

Wetlands

Countries

Africa
Asia
Oceania

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