Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sandpipers and Allies :: Slender-billed Curlew
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris
Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Ex. restricted breeding range;
Breeding grounds are unknown, but may be near Tara, n. of Omsk in c. Siberia (Altai) or from sw. Siberia, n. Kazakhstan to e. Iran.
Migrates through and occasionally reported from Italy, Albania, Greece, Bulgaria (Poda Lagoon), Romania (Danube Delta), Hungary (Hortobagy National Park), Greece (Evrotas Delta), Crete and unconfirmed reports from Spain (Donana).
Winters in the Mediterranean region in s. Italy and nw. Africa (Merja Zerga, Morocco).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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