Scientific name:

Thinocorus rumicivorus


Least Seedsnipe


Least Seedsnipe Fact File

Distribution: Widespread in Australia

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: Three

T. r. cuneicauda: South-western Ecuador and coastal Peru
T. r. bolivianus: Southern Peru; western Bolivia; northern Chile; and north-western Argentina
T. r. rumicivorusPatagonia to Tierra del Fuego

Current conservation efforts





With thanks to the following photographers: Rob Morris