Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata

Photo: Mark Yokoyama

Classification

Gallinago [genus] (1)
delicata [species]

Classification

Gallinago [genus] (1)
delicata [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Distribution description North America, to northwest South America, including the West Indies.
    Notes on presence status Previously also reported as Gallinago gallinago, referring to probably the pre-split subspecies Gallinago gallinago delicata. Regular visitor from North America.

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