Eurasian Curlew

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Colouring Brown upper, grey legs, white underside
Voice Loud and Full
Feeds on Worms, Insects, crabs, starfish, mollusc
Flight Strong direct
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Eurasian Curlew
Eurasian Curlew
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Page Last Updated 11/12/2019 4:45:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Declining
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Numenius arquata
Category Waders
StdName Eurasian Curlew
Vital Statistics
Length 19.7 to 23.6 ins
Weight 20.4 to 33.6 ozs
Wingspan 31.5 to 39.4 ins
Lifespan 10 to 20 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Curved
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NAYNorth America
Country USRUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Eurasian Curlew (Species=Numenius arquata / Standard Name=Eurasian Curlew)