Male Adult Black-tailed Godwit

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Colouring Brown upper, coppery-red head and breast pink bill
Voice Noisy
Feeds on Worms, molluscs and seeds
Flight Quick and direct, shallow wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Male Adult Black-tailed Godwit
Male Adult Black-tailed Godwit
Page Last Updated 11/7/2019 9:25:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Male
Age Adult
Status Vulnerable
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Limosa limosa
Category Waders
StdName Black-tailed Godwit
Vital Statistics
Length 14.2 to 17.3 ins
Weight 9.9 to 17.7 ozs
Wingspan 24.4 to 27.6 ins
Lifespan 10 to 15 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NAYNorth America
Country USRUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Male Adult Black-tailed Godwit (Species=Limosa limosa / Standard Name=Black-tailed Godwit)