Whimbrel

Scientific Name: Numenius phaeopus
Malay Name: Kendi Pisau Raut
Chinese Name: 中杓鹬

Range:
Breeding Range: (NA, EU) n
Nonbreeding Range: widespread

Taxonomy:
Polytypic. Subspecies are: islandicus, phaeopus, alboaxillaris, rogachevae, variegatus, rufiventris, hudsonicus

Local Subspecies: phaeopus

Size: 40-46 cm

Similar looking species: Eurasian Curlew, Far Eastern Curlew

Local Status: Common migrant

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