Species: Numenius arquata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Scientific name Numenius arquata (Linnaeus, 1758)
English name curlew, eurasian curlew
French name courlis cendré
Dutch name wulp

Illustrations and Birdsongs

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
red list: No threat
red list: Regionally extinct
red list: No threat
IUCN Red List: NT (ver. 3.1, 2008)

Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat terrestrial
Reference De Smet et al. 2006. Lijst van de Belgische vogels
Expert Bert Van Der Krieken
BeRMS / WoRMS Belgian Register of Marine Species / World Register of Marine Species

Recent sightings on observations.be