Wood Sandpiper

photo by Marek Szczepanek

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Scolopacidae

Subfamily

Tringa

Species

glareola

Appearance

* Pretty small bird with generally brownish plumage
* Small dark line above the eyes and green-yellow legs
* Size: about 20 cm

Habitat

Wetlands

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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