[CT Birds] Which Snipe?

Jack Swatt jswattbirds at snet.net
Fri Apr 4 13:01:22 EDT 2014


I'm confused over the naming of snipe.  Sibley's names them COMMON SNIPE, but e-Bird has them listed as WILSON'S SNIPE.  I thought there was a recent name change, but I've known them all along as Wilson's and thought the change was to common?  Any taxonomists out there with the answer?

Jack Swatt


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