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Photo © James Shelton, some rights reserved
Dauphine island. AL (Google, OSM) Out of range!
30.2499204962, -88.1943507588
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Feb. 20, 2012 02:21:06 -0500
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Wilson's Phalarope - Photo (c) dominic sherony, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
james5's ID: Wilson's Phalarope (Steganopus tricolor [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by james5 over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Wilson's Phalarope - Photo (c) dominic sherony, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
james5's ID: Wilson's Phalarope (Phalaropus tricolor) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by james5 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mikaelb's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Posted by mikaelb about 1 year ago (Flag)
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A interesting bird. The bill is too thick and short to be a phalarope. The best guess I can make is a Black-bellied Plover in basic plumage. But that doesn't explain the wing-bar. And it's not really the right time of year.

Posted by mikaelb about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james5's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Posted by james5 about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james5's ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
Black-bellied Plover - Photo (c) Len Blumin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
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