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  Painted Snipe (Rostratula benghalensis)

Painted Snipe | Rostratula benghalensis photo
Female, Greater Painted-snipe

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Painted Snipe | Rostratula benghalensis photo
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis Female

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PAINTED SNIPE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Rostratula benghalensis in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Rostratulidae
Genus:Rostratula
Species:benghalensis
Common Name:Painted Snipe