Real Zarapito

The head of the Royal Zarapito is quite uniform in color. The plumage is yellowish brown with a design of thin, dark veins. The most characteristic of this bird is its very long curved bill (being longer even in the case of females).

Ficha técnica

ORDEN: Charadriiformes
FAMILIA: Scolopacidae
ESPECIE: Numenius arquata
LONGEVIDAD-AÑOS: 10-20
PESO: 415-980 gr
ENVERGADURA: about 89-106 cm
LONGITUD: 89-106 cm

Hábitat

In winter they can be found in coastal areas such as marshes and estuaries and even in flooded meadows. In the breeding season it is customary to go inland in the search for lagoons, remnants of rivers or squat areas.

Rutas ornitológicas donde los podemos observar

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SM.01 Ruta BTT Cova da Serpe
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SM.02 Ruta paseo fluvial de Carregal
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SM.03 Ruta BBT Serra da Loba
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SM.04 Ruta Val de Cambás
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SM.05 Ruta Veiga do Mandeo
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SM.06 Ruta da Veiga do Mandeo a Xielas