jack snipe(redirected from Lymnocryptes minimus)
Related to Lymnocryptes minimus: Wilson's snipe
n. pl. jack snipe or jack ·snipes
1. A small Eurasian shorebird (Lymnocryptes minimus) having brownish plumage with yellow stripes on the back and a long bill.
2. Any of several similar wading birds of the Americas.