lehtokurppa

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lehto (grove) +‎ kurppa (snipe)

Noun[edit]

lehtokurppa

  1. woodcock (any of the wading birds in the genus Scolopax of the sandpiper family)
  2. Eurasian woodcock, Scolopax rusticola (type species of the genus Scolopax)

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Usage notes[edit]

The Scolopax rusticola and the Scolopax minor are the only species that have lehtokurppa in their Finnish common name. The other species in that genus are:

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