Black-tailed Godwit

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Black-tailed godwit
Black-tailed Godwit Uferschnepfe.jpg
breeding plumage
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Scolopacidae
Genus: Limosa
Brisson, 1760
Species: L. limosa
Subspecies: L. l. limosa Linnaeus, 1758

L. l. islandica Brehm, 1831
L. l. melanuroides Gould, 1846

Binomial name
Limosa limosa
(Linnaeus, 1758)
LimosalimosaWorldDistribution.jpg
Distribution of Black-tailed Godwit: blue=winter- and staging area, yellow=breeding area, green=both, resident
Synonyms

Scolopax limosa Linnaeus,1758


Description

Habitat

Distribution

Locality lists

Torrens Island

See also

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