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Wood Snipe

Gallinago nemoricola Hodgson, 1836

The Wood Snipe (Gallinago nemoricola) is a species of snipe which breeds in the Himalayas of northern India, Nepal, Bhutan and southern China. In winter, it occurs at lower altitudes in the Himalayas, as a regular visitor in small numbers to north Vietnam. it also occurs as a vagrant in central and southern India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, north Thailand and Laos. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
  Gallinago

Scientific:
  Gallinago nemoricola

Citation:
  Hodgson, 1836

Reference:
  PZS Pt4 no.37 p.8

Protonym:
  Gallinago nemoricola

Avibase ID:
  34ABFEB72451FD91

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/34ABFEB7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176706


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Gallinago nemoricola: Breeds Himalayas and Tibet; winters in India and SE Asia
English:
Wood Snipe
Czech:
bekasina himálajská
German:
Nepalbekassine
Danish:
Skovbekkasin
Spanish:
Agachadiza del Himalaya
Finnish:
himalajankurppa
French:
Bécassine des bois
Italian:
Beccaccino boschereccio
Japanese:
morijishigi
Japanese:
モリジシギ
Dutch:
Bossnip
Norwegian:
Himalayabekkasin
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Himalayabekkasin
Polish:
bekas himalajski
Portuguese:
Narceja-do-bosque
Russian:
Малайский дупель
Slovak:
močiarnica horská
Swedish:
skogsbeckasin
Ukrainian:
Баранець гімалайський
Chinese:
林沙锥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Bécassine des bois ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Bécassine des bois ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 1st edition:
Wood Snipe ( Capella nemoricola)
Clements 3rd edition:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 4th edition:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements, version 2017:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Clements, version 2018:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 1.50:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 1.52:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 1.53:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 1.54:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 1.55:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 2015:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 2016:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 2017:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
eBird version 2018:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Oriental Bird Club:
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
James Lee Peters:
Capella nemoricola
James Lee Peters (original):
Capella nemoricola
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Capella nemoricola
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Wood Snipe ( Gallinago nemoricola)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Gallinago nemoricola
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Gallinago nemoricola

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: বন চ্যাগা
Catalan: Becadell de l'Himàlaia
Czech: Bekasina himálajská
Danish: Skovbekkasin
German: Nepalbekassine
English: Himalayan Snipe, Wood Snipe
English (IOC): Wood Snipe
Spanish: Agachadiza del Himalaya
Spanish (Spain): Agachadiza del Himalaya
Spanish (HBW): Wood Snipe
Estonian: himaalaja nepp
Finnish: Himalajankurppa
French: Bécassine des bois
Hungarian: nepáli sárszalonka
Italian: Beccaccino boschereccio, Beccacino dei boschi
Japanese: mori ji-shigi, morijishigi
Japanese: モリジシギ, モリジシギ (森地鷸
Japanese (Kanji): 森地鴫
Scientific: Capella nemoricola, Gallinago nemoricola
Lithuanian: Miškinis oželis, Miškinis perkūno oželis
Latvian: Himalaju mērkaziņa
Malayalam: കാട്ടുചുണ്ടൻകാട, കാട്ടുചുണ്ടന്‍കാട
Malay: Burung Berkek Kayu
Dutch: Bossnip
Norwegian Nynorsk: Himalayabekkasin
Norwegian: Himalayabekkasin
Polish: bekas himalajski
Pinyin: lín shā-zhuī
Portuguese: Narceja-do-bosque
Russian: Гималайский дупель, Малайский дупель
Slovak: močiarnica horská
Swedish: Skogsbeckasin
Thai: นกปากซ่อมพง, นกปากส้อมพง
Thai (Transliteration): nók pàak-sô(a)am pʰoŋ, nók pàak-sôa(a)m pʰoŋ
Ukrainian: Баранець гімалайський
Vietnamese: Chim Rẽ giun lớn, Chim Rẽ giun rừng, Rẽ giun lớn
Chinese: 林沙锥
Chinese (Traditional): 林沙錐

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