Great Snipe Gallinago media (Latham, 1787)

Order: Charadriiformes Family: Scolopacidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Gallinago media Biometrics

Wingspan: 47 - 50 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 27 - 29 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)


Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Occasional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Occasional
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Near Threatened ver 3.1

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