Oriental Bird Images

Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis   - Male
Greater Painted-snipe
Photographer : © Sunil Singhal
Location :Rawatbhatta, Chittorgarh District, Rajasthan, India (24 56 3.528 N, 75 33 42.828 E)
Date : 26 July 2020
English synonyms:Common Greater Painted-snipe, Greater Painted Snipe, Painted Snipe, Painted-Snipe
Bird Family :Rostratulidae - Painted-snipes
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Now considered monotypic following the separation of Australian Painted-snipe Rostratula (b.) australis as a distinct species.