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Species profile—Gallinago megala (Scolopacidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Scolopacidae (Curlews, Sandpipers, Snipes and Godwits) → Gallinago megala (Swinhoe's snipe)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Scolopacidae (Curlews, Sandpipers, Snipes and Godwits)
Species
Gallinago megala (Swinhoe's snipe)
Alternate name
Chinese snipe
marsh snipe
Taxonomy Author
Swinhoe, 1861
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
SL
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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