Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sandpipers and Allies :: Eurasian Curlew
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): European Curlew, Western Curlew, Common Curlew, Curlew
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEurope to ec. Asia;
(1) Iceland and n. Europe in the British Isles and Scandinavia e. across c. Russia.
Winters in Africa and nw. India.
(2) C. Asia in nw. and c. Siberia from the Volga River e. to Transbaicalia, n. Mongolia and c. Manchuria s. to s. Europe, Crimea, Ukraine and sw. Siberia (Altai).
Winters in e. Africa, India, Indochina (s. Vietnam in the Mekong Delta) and Taiwan.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Jeff Blincows Sound Gallery
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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