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Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia

Described by: Gunnerus (1767)
Alternate common name(s): Greater Greenshank, Eurasian Greenshank, Greenshank
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kasai Rinkan Koen, Tokyo, Japan - Oct 20, 2002 © William Hull  Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan - Aug 23, 2003 © William Hull  Yatsu Higata Nature Observation Center, Chiba, Japan - Mar 25, 2005 © William Hull  Kasai Rinkan Koen, Tokyo, Japan - Oct 20, 2002 © William Hull  Manly, Queensland, Queensland, Australia - Dec 9, 2002 © Tom Tarrant 
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N. Palearctic;
N. Scotland through Scandinavia e. through c. Russia to e. Siberia and Kamchatka s. to Lake Baikal and n. Amurland.
Winters in s. Europe and Africa through the Persian Gulf region, India, se. Asia, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia, s. New Guinea and Australia (Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia) and Tasmania.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)
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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