P1050379 P1050376 P1050382 P1050380
Photo © Matt Muir, some rights reserved
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, MD (Google, OSM)
38.4374074778, -76.0922152642
Accuracy: 5m
open
May. 05, 2012 21:11:17 -0400
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Least Sandpiper - Photo (c) Nick Chill, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
muir's ID: Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla)
Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Unsure of ID of Least Sandpiper.

Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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I'm leaning towards Western on this one, though I'm not sure. It has a very slight droop towards the end of the bill, a field mark for Western. The yellowish color on the legs I think is just mud. But I could be convinced of Semipalmated as well.

Posted by maractwin about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Calidris - Photo (c) Steve Berardi, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
muir's ID: Genus Calidris, a member of Sandpipers and Allies (Family Scolopacidae)
Posted by muir about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Calidris - Photo (c) Steve Berardi, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
maractwin's ID: Genus Calidris, a member of Sandpipers and Allies (Family Scolopacidae)
Posted by maractwin about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Calidris - Photo (c) Steve Berardi, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
muir's ID: Genus Calidris, a member of Sandpipers and Allies (Family Scolopacidae)
Calidris - Photo (c) Steve Berardi, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Community ID: Genus Calidris, a member of Sandpipers and Allies (Family Scolopacidae)
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