166. Totanus stagnatilis

166. Totanus stagnatilis.

THE MARSH-SANDPIPER, or LESSER GREEN-SHANKS.

Stdgndtilis=pertaining to ponds. Chota gotra, Bengal.

Male 10 1/2" Legs pale green. Bill 1 5/8", dusky.— In winter: Ash-brown. Quills brown, shafts white. Cheeks, neck, breast, and flanks spotted brown. Lower back white.— In summer: Beneath small, round, black spots. Breeds in S.E. France, S. Russia, C. Asia, and S. Siberia, and ranges in winter to Africa, S. Asia, Malay Archipelago, and Australia, India, Burma, and Ceylon. (J. 895. B. 1463.)

BookTitle: 
Game, Shore And Water Birds Of India
Reference: 
Le Messurier, Augustus. Game, Shore, and Water Birds of India Fourth Edition, 1904.
Title in Book: 
166. Totanus stagnatilis
Book Author: 
A Le Messurier
CatNo: 
166
Year: 
1904
Page No: 
171
Common name: 
Marsh Sandpiper Or Lesser Green Shanks
M_ID: 
4289
M_CN: 
Marsh Sandpiper
M_SN: 
Tringa stagnatilis
Volume: 
4th ed.
Term name: 
id: 
12923

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