Andean Snipe (Gallinago jamesoni) - HBW 3, p. 497
French: Bécassine des paramos
Spanish: Agachadiza Andina
Other common names: Northern Cordilleran/Jameson's Snipe
Taxonomy: Xylocota jamesoni . Bonaparte, 1855, high Andes of Quito, Ecuador.
Formerly placed in genus Chubbia. Forms superspecies with G. stricklandii, with which often considered conspecific. Monotypic.
Distribution: Santa Marta Mts (N Colombia) and Andes from W Venezuela S to WC Bolivia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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