Charadriiformes

Painted-snipes (Rostratulidae)

HBW 3, p. 292

  • Medium-sized waders, superficially resembling true snipes, with large eyes, long bill and relatively short, broad wings.
  • All regions except Nearctic and Antarctic.
  • Wetlands, especially swamps and wet grassland, normally at low altitude.
  • 2 genera, 2 species, 3 taxa.
  • No species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 2
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2 genera, 2 species

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