Definition of Gallinago gallinago
1. Noun. Common snipe of Eurasia and Africa.
Group relationships: Capella, Gallinago, Genus Capella, Genus Gallinago
Generic synonyms: Snipe
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gallinago Gallinago
Literary usage of Gallinago gallinago
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1. Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club by New England zoological club, Cambridge (1900)
"... and as individuals cannot be distinguished with certainty, it would seem unwise to subdivide either of the species. gallinago gallinago ..."
2. Catalogue of the Specimens Illustrating the Osteology and Dentition of by William Henry Flower, Richard Bowdler Sharpe, Royal College of Surgeons of England (1891)
"... wintering in the West Indies and Northern South America. 1760. Sternum, with shoulder-girdle. From Jamaica. OC 1292 o. Gosse Coll. gallinago gallinago. ..."