Rostratula benghalensis (Painted Snipe)

Painted Snipe

Dutch: Goudsnip

Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Rostratulidae
Genus: Rostratula
Species: Rostratula benghalensis

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 82 mm
Length cranium: 27 mm
Width (cranium): 18 mm
Height (cranium): 17 mm
Alternative names: Greater Painted Snipe (en) Goldschnepfe (German), Rhynchée peinte (French), Aguatero Bengalí (Spanish)