Chatham snipe

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Chatham snipe
Coenocorypha pusilla.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Scolopacidae
Genus: Coenocorypha
Species: C. pusilla
Binomial name
Coenocorypha pusilla
(Buller, 1869)

The Chatham snipe or Chatham Island snipe (Coenocorypha pusilla) is a species of wader in the Scolopacidae family. It is endemic to the Chatham Islands of New Zealand.

Its natural habitats are temperate forests and temperate grassland.


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