Brief Summary

Read full entry
Godwits and shanks are slim birds with long legs and a long beak. They are completely adapted to life in muddy regions. With their long beak, they can easily pulled out worms and shellfish from the bottom. However, they also like to eat small crustaceans or insects.


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)

© Copyright Ecomare

Source: Ecomare

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!