Jack Snipe determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Scolopacidae | [latin] Lymnocryptes minimus | [UK] Jack Snipe | [FR] Bécassine sourde | [DE] Zwergschnepfe | [ES] Agachadiza Chica | [IT] Frullino | [NL] Bokje

Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Gallinago minimus
  2. Lymnocryptes minimus EU c, w


Capturing Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus with mobile horizontally held nets
Author(s): Michel Lepley, Pierre Defos du Rau, MIckaël Veillé, Olivier Pineau and Jean Yves Mondain Monval
Abstract: The biology of the Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus is poorly known and recent estimates of its population size are contradictory. To encourage ringing and marking studies of this cryptic species, we tested and improved a trapping technique in the Cam..[more]..
Source: Ringing & Migration (2005) 22, 167-170
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