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Gallinago-megala

Gallinago-megala

Written by on April 12, 2012 in Indonesia Bird with 0 Comments

Gallinago-megala, Swinhoe’s Snipe,  Berkik Rawa Swinhoe’s Snipe, Gallinago megala, also known as Forest Snipe or Chinese Snipe, is a medium-sized (length 27-29 cm, wingspan 38-44 cm, weight 120 gm), long-billed, migratory wader.Identifiable as a Gallinago snipe by its cryptically-patterned black, brown, buff and white plumage, but not easily distinguished from Latham’s and Pin-tailed Snipe in […]

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