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Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe

Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae] (= Gallinago gallinago) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.147

Protonym:
  Scolopax Gallinago

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727054


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  D8CE2F3FDDCB89AD

Avibase ID:
  avibase-D8CE2F3F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D8CE2F3F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176700

Geographic range:

  • Gallinago gallinago gallinago: N Palearctic and Aleutians; winters to Africa, India, Indonesia
  • Gallinago gallinago faeroeensis: Iceland, Faeroe, Orkney and Shetland is.; winters in British Is.
  • Gallinago delicata: Aleutian Is. and Alaska to s US; winters to n South America
  • Gallinago paraguaiae: E Colombia to the Guianas, Brazil, n Argentina and Trinidad
  • 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
  • Gallinago andina andina: Andes of Peru (and possibly extreme southern Ecuador), northern Chile (Tarapacá), Bolivia, and northwestern Argentina (south to Catamarca)
  • Gallinago andina innotata: Andes of northern Chile (Antofagasta)
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English:
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe
French:
Bécassine des marais, B. de Wilson ou B. de Magellan


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe ( Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae])
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Common Snipe ( Gallinago gallinago) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms


Arabic: الجهلول العادي(الشنقب), الشنقب, الشنقب رهيز, لشّنقب العادي
Asturian: Gacha
Azerbaijani: Bekas, Qıjıç
Belarusian: Бакас
Bulgarian: Средна бекасина
Bengali: পাতি চ্যাগা
Breton: Ar gioc'h lann, Gioc'h
Catalan: Becadell comú, Bequet, Cegall
Catalan (Balears): Cegall
Valencian: Bequet
Czech: Bekasina otavní, Bekasína otavní
Welsh: Dafad y gors, Gafr y gors, Gïach, Gîach gyffredin, Gïach gyffredin, Gîach myniar, Ysniden, Ysniten
Danish: Dobbeltbekkasin
German: Bekassine, Bekassine-gallinago
Greek: (Κοινό) Μπεκατσίνι, Μπεκατσίνι
Greek (Cypriot): Πικατσόνι
Emiliano-romagnolo: Cavartén
English: American snipe, Common Snipe, Common, South American, Wilson's, Magellanic or Puna Snipe, European snipe, Snipe, Wilson's snipe
Esperanto: galinago
Spanish: Agachadiza Común, agachona común, Becacina común, Becardón, Becasina Común, Guineíta
Spanish (Argentine): Becasina Común
Spanish (Costa Rica): Becacina común
Spanish (Cuba): Becasina
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Guineíta
Spanish (Mexico): agachona común
Spanish (Nicaragua): Agachadiza Común
Estonian: taevasikk, Tikutaja
Basque: Becadell comú, Istingor, Istingor arrunta
Finnish: heinäkurppa, Taivaanvuohi
Faroese: Døggreyv, Mýrisnípa
French: Bécassine des marais, Bécassine des marais, B. de Wilson ou B. de Magellan, Bécassine des marais, B. de Wilson ou B. sud-américaine
Frisian: Waarlamke
Irish: Meath gabhar, Mionnán aeir, Naosach, Naoscach
Gaelic: Budagochd, Croman Loin, Gabhar-Adeir, Naosg
Galician: Becacina, Becadell comú
Manx: Coa r Heddagh, Coa y r Heddagh, Coar heddagh, Coayr Heddagh
Hebrew: חרטומית ביצות, חרטומית בצות
Croatian: Šljuka Kokošica
Hungarian: Sárszalonka
Armenian: [Morakttsar ], Մորակտցար
Indonesian: Berkik Ekor-kipas
Icelandic: Hrossagaukur
Italian: Beccaccino, Beccaccino comune
Japanese (romaji): tashigi, Ta-shigi
Japanese: タシギ
Japanese (Kanji): 田鴫
Georgian: ჩიბუხა
Khakas: Таарғай
Kazakh: Тауқұдірет
Kazakh (Transliteration): tawqudiret
Korean: 깍도요, 꺅도요
Korean (Transliteration): kkyak-doyo
Cornish: Kyogh
Scientific: Gallinago [gallinago or paraguaiae], Gallinago gallinago, Gallinago gallinago gallinago, Scolopax Gallinago
Luxembourgish: Bekassinn
Lithuanian: Čekutis, Perkuno oželis, Perkūno oželis, Perkūno žirgelis, Velnio oželis
Latvian: Bekass, Dievāzītis, Ķikāns, Ķiku kaza, Mērkaziņa, Pērkonkaza, Pikaza, Piku kaza
Macedonian: Барска) шлука, Мочуришна (Ритска
Malayalam: വിശറിവാലന്‍  ചുണ്ടന്‍കാട
Mongolian: Шөвгөн хараалж
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠰᠢᠪᠦᠭᠡᠨ ᠬᠠᠷᠠᠭᠠᠯᠵᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Дэвүүрт хараалж
Mongolian (Transliteration): devüürt kharaalj
Malay: Berkek Ekor Kapas
Maltese: Bekkaċċ
Nepali: पानी चाहा
Dutch: Watersnip
Norwegian: Enkeltbekkasin, Mekregauk
Polish: (bekas) kszyk, Bekas, Bekas kszyk, Kszyk, kszyk (bekas)
Pinyin: shàn-wěi shā-zhuī
Portuguese: narceja, Narceja-comum
Portuguese (Brazil): narceja
Romansh: Becassina da palì
Romanian: Becațină comună
Russian: Bekas, Бекас, Бекас обыкновенный, Обыкновенный бекас
Scots: An meannan-adhair, Budagochd, Croman loin, Gabhar-adheir, Naosg
Northern Sami: Meahkástat
Slovak: Močiarnica mekotavá
Slovenian: kozica, kozice
Albanian: Shapka e ujit, Shapkë uji
Serbian: Barska šljuka, bekasina, Барска бекасина, Барска шлјука, Барска шљука, Бекасина
Swedish: Enkelbeckasin
Swahili: Sululu
Tamil: Visirivaal Ullan
Thai: นกปากซ่อมหางพัด
Thai (Transliteration): nók pàak-sô(a)am hăaŋ-pʰát
Turkish: Bataklık çulluğu, Bekasin, Su çulluğu, Su Çulluşu, Suçulluğu
Tuvinian: Баалаар-дылбый, дыспый, Хураган дэг эдер дылбый
Ukrainian: Баранець звичайний , Бекас
Vietnamese: Dẽ giun, Dẽ giun thường, Rẽ giun
Chinese: [shan-wei sha-zhui], [tian-yu], 扇尾沙錐, 扇尾沙锥, 田鷸
Chinese (Traditional): 扇尾沙錐
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 田鷸
Chinese (Taiwan): [tian-yu], 田鷸

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