Pin-tailed Snipe

Scientific Name: Gallinago stenura
Malay Name: Berkik Ekor Jarum
Chinese Name: 针尾沙锥

Breeding Range: (EU) nw Russia and Mongolia to e Siberia
Nonbreeding Range: OR


Size: 25-27 cm

Similar looking species: Swinhoe’s Snipe, Common Snipe

Local Status: Uncommon migrant

External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link