WoRMS taxon details

Scolopax minor Gmelin, 1789

159027  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159027)

marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America; southern Newfoundland to the Gulf States  
Distribution North America; southern Newfoundland to the Gulf States [details]
WoRMS (2019). Scolopax minor Gmelin, 1789. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159027 on 2019-02-19
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. <em>Fifth Edition.</em> Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Squires, H. J. (1990). Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 221: 532 p., available online at http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/library/116743.pdf [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 11" (28 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; southern Newfoundland to the Gulf States [details]

Importance hunted regularly as a gamebird [details]

Reproduction Breeds from south western Newfoundland to southeastern Manitoba and Missouri south to Florida and Louisiana. Winters for New Jersey, Ohio, and Missouri south to Florida and the Gulf States. Eggs are laid from early April to late June. [details]

Dutch Amerikaanse houtsnip  [details]
English American woodcock  [details]
French bécasse d'Amérique  [details]
German Kanadaschnepfe  [details]