Common Snipe
Gallinago gallinago
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The common snipe is a palearctic migrant in Tanzania from September to May. The top photo was taken at Lake Manyara (11-16), courtesy Linda Bushman. The 2nd row photos were taken in the Serengeti (2-08), courtesy Karine Van der Vurst (left) and Fain Zimmerman. The left 3rd row bird was also in the Serengeti (1-08), courtesy Tom Nicholls. The others were seen at Lake Manyara (4-06). Click the photo above to see 7 enlargements.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Fain Zimmerman, Steve Dolberg, Hanna Nyman
Karine van der Vurst, Linda Bushman

Last Update this page: 3-19-21