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Magellanic Snipe

Gallinago magellanica (King, PP 1828)

The Magellanic snipe is a small, stocky wader. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
   Gallinago
Scientific:
  Gallinago magellanica


Original description

Citation:
  (King, PP 1828)

Reference:
   Zool. J. London 4 p.93

Protonym:
  Scolopax Magellanicus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27485009


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  3B94273842D8D78D

Avibase ID:
  avibase-3B942738

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3B942738


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824704

Geographic range:

  • Gallinago magellanica: breeds from central Chile and central Argentina south to Tierra del Fuego and Falkland Islands; southernmost populations are migratory, nonbreeding distribution unclear but reaches Uruguay
English:
Magellanic Snipe
Danish:
Magellanbekkasin
German:
Magellanbekassine
Spanish:
Agachadiza Magallánica
Spanish (Spain):
Agachadiza magallánica
Finnish:
rusokurppa
French:
Bécassine de Magellan
Japanese:
マゼランタシギ
Lithuanian:
magelaninis perkūno oželis
Dutch:
Magelhaensnip
Norwegian:
søramerikabekkasin (magellanica)
Polish:
bekas magellański
Portuguese:
narceja-magalhânica
Slovak:
močiarnica južná
Serbian:
Magelanska šljuka
Swedish:
magellanbeckasin
Chinese:
麦哲伦沙锥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
South American Snipe (Magellanic) ( Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Capella paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Capella paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Magellanic Snipe ( Gallinago magellanica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Gallinago [paraguaiae or magellanica] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Danish: Magellanbekkasin, Sydamerikansk Bekkasin, Sydlig (ssp. magellanica)
German: Magellanbekassine, Magellanbekassine (magellanica)
English: Magellan Snipe, Magellanic Snipe, South American Snipe (Magellanic)
English, HBW: South American Snipe (Magellanic)
English (IOC): Magellanic Snipe, South American Snipe (Magellanic)
English (United States): Magellanic Snipe, South American Snipe (Magellanic)
Spanish: Agachadiza Magallánica, Agachadiza Paraguaya (magellanica), Aguatero Sureño -VI, Becacina
Spanish (Argentine): Becasina Patagónica
Spanish (Chile): Becacina, Becacina común
Spanish (Ecuador): Becasina Sudamericana (magellanica)
Spanish (Spain): Agachadiza magallánica, Agachadiza Paraguaya (magellanica)
Spanish (HBW): South American Snipe (Magellanic)
Spanish (Peru): Becasina Magallánica, Becasina Sudamericana (magellanica)
Spanish (Paraguay): Becasina chica (magellanica), Becasina Magallánica
Spanish (Uruguay): Aguatero Sureño -VI, Becasina Magallánica
Finnish: rusokurppa
French: Bécassine de Magellan, Bécassine de Magellan (de Magellan), Bécassine de Magellan (magellanica)
Japanese (romaji): nanbeitashigi (magellanica)
Japanese: ナンベイタシギ (magellanica), マゼランタシギ
Scientific: Capella paraguaiae magellanica, Gallinago gallinago magellanica, Gallinago magellanica, Gallinago paraguaiae magellanica, Gallinago paraguayiae magellanica, Scolopax Magellanicus
Lithuanian: magelaninis perkūno oželis
Dutch: Magelhaensnip, Zuid-Amerikaanse Snip (magellanica)
Norwegian: søramerikabekkasin (magellanica)
Polish: bekas jasnolicy (magellanica), bekas magellanski, bekas magellański
Portuguese: narceja-magalhânica
Portuguese (Brazil): narceja (magellanica)
Portuguese (Portugal): narceja-de-magalhães
Russian: Южноамериканский бекас (magellanica)
Slovak: močiarnica južná, močiarnica južná (skup.)
Serbian: Južnoamerička barska šljuka (magellanica), Magelanska šljuka
Swedish: magellanbeckasin, sydamerikansk beckasin (magellanica)
Turkish: Magellan Suçulluğu, Paraguay suçulluğu (magellanica)
Chinese: 麦哲伦沙锥

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