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Pin-tailed Snipe Gallinago stenura Scientific name definitions

Jan Van Gils, Popko Wiersma, and Guy M. Kirwan
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020
Text last updated March 24, 2017

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Van Gils, J., P. Wiersma, and G. M. Kirwan (2020). Pin-tailed Snipe (Gallinago stenura), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.pitsni.01