Bar-Tailed Godwit determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Scolopacidae | [latin] Limosa lapponica | [UK] Bar-Tailed Godwit | [FR] Barge rousse | [DE] Pfuhlschnepfe | [ES] Aguja de Cola Pintada | [IT] Pittima minore | [NL] Rosse Grutto

Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Limosa lapponica baueri ne Siberia to n and w Alaska
  2. Limosa lapponica menzbieri ne Siberia
  3. Limosa lapponica taymyrensis nw and nc Siberia
  4. Limosa lapponica lapponica n Europe
  5. Limosa lapponica EU n, also Alaska


The diet of Bar-tailed Godwits Limosa lapponica in the Wadden Sea: Combining visual observations and faeces analyses
Author(s): Scheiffarth G.
Abstract: Estimating diet composition of Bar-tailed Godwits Limosa lapponica by visual observations was hampered by large amounts of unidentified prey items. Therefore, additional analyses of faeces were conducted. Overall, 17 prey species were found in the dr..[more]..
Source: ARDEA 89 (3): 481-494.
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