Madagascar snipe (Gallinago macrodactyla)

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Madagascar snipe fact file

Madagascar snipe description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyScolopacidae
GenusGallinago (1)

Information on the Madagascar snipe (Gallinago macrodactyla) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

French
Bécassine malgache.
Spanish
Agachadiza Malgache.
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Madagascar snipe status

The Madagascar snipe is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Madagascar snipe amongst vegetation  
Madagascar snipe amongst vegetation

© Margaret Sloan

Margaret Sloan
http://www.pbase.com/laumakani

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