The puir willie or hauf whaup (Limosa lapponica) is a lairge wader in the faimily Scolopacidae.

Puir willie
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Breedin plumage
Scientific classification edit
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Faimily: Scolopacidae
Genus: Limosa
Species: L. lapponica
Binomial name
Limosa lapponica
(Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Scolopax lapponica Linnaeus, 1758


  1. BirdLife International (2015). "Limosa lapponica". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2015. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 24 January 2016.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)