A small bird of the Scolopacidae family. A relatively large bird, the size of a rock pigeon, a wader with a stocky body and a long straight beak. Its body length is 33–38 cm, wing span is 55–65 cm and it weighs 210–460 g. The color is protective — in general rusty brown with black, gray or red spots in the upper body. The abdomen is paler — cream or yellow-gray with black vertical stripes.
Hunting in lekking ground
- Individual and group hunting on lekking ground;
- the hunt is held over 1 day.