Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Portuguese
    • Galinhola
  • Scientific Names
    • Scolopax rusticola
  • French
    • bécasse des bois
  • English
    • Eurasian Woodcock
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • EUWO

Guide Colors

 

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola

Observer

sara4

Date

November 1, 2014

Place

wye, kent (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

archiverde

Date

January 14, 2014

Description

Avistada al ocaso junto a Alessio B.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola

Observer

petemella

Date

May 29, 2012

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola

Observer

john11

Date

June 15, 1965

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola

Observer

matthias

Date

January 25, 2014 03:30 PM CET

Place

Bremen (Google, OSM)

Description

verbrachte über eine Stunde damit teilweise sehr energisch im Grasboden herumzustochern. Alle paar Minuten offenbar erfolgreich.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola

Observer

badgerseye

Date

February 20, 2010

Place

SG11 (Google, OSM)
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The Eurasian Woodcock (Scolopax rusticola) is a medium-small wading bird found in temperate and subarctic Eurasia. It has cryptic camouflage to suit its woodland habitat, with reddish-brown upperparts and buff-coloured underparts. Its eyes are set far back on its head to give it 360-degree vision and it probes in the ground for food with its long, sensitive bill, making it vulnerable to cold weather when the ground remains frozen.

Logo-eee-15px

Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.