Scolopax rusticola

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Noun1.Scolopax rusticola - short-legged long-billed migratory Old World woodcockScolopax rusticola - short-legged long-billed migratory Old World woodcock
woodcock - game bird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe
genus Scolopax, Scolopax - type of the Scolopacidae: Old World woodcocks
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2002: Temporal variation in annual survival probability of the Eurasian woodcock Scolopax rusticola wintering in France.
In a study of woodcock Scolopax rusticola, Duriez et al.
The Eurasian woodcock Scolopax rusticola (hereafter woodcock) is an interesting biological model to explore disturbance effects in so far as 1) it is a forest and game species, 2) densities are locally high in winter and 3) it is a solitary species which allows a study of disturbance effects at the individual level.