Common Greenshank


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Characteristics
Colouring Grey upper, white lower, grey-green legs
Voice Loud and ringing
Feeds on Worms, insects and crustaceans
Flight Fast and strong
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Common Greenshank
Common Greenshank
Also Known As ..
Greenshank
Page Last Updated 3/18/2020 12:50:04 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Tringa nebularia
Category Sandpipers, Snipes
StdName Common Greenshank
Vital Statistics
Length 11.8 to 13.8 ins
Weight 5.0 to 9.6 ozs
Wingspan 20.9 to 23.6 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Curved
Tail Length Short
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Common Greenshank (Species=Tringa nebularia / Standard Name=Common Greenshank)