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Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis   - Female
Greater Painted-snipe
Photographer : © Prosenjit Singha Deo
Location :East Kolkata Wetlands, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Date : 12 June 2011
English synonyms:Common Greater Painted-snipe, Greater Painted Snipe, Painted Snipe, Painted-Snipe
Bird Family :Rostratulidae - Painted-snipes
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Now considered monotypic following the separation of Australian Painted-snipe Rostratula (b.) australis as a separate species.
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