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    • 민물도요
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    • Alpenstrandläufer
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    • Calidris alpina
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    • bécasseau variable
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    • Dunlin
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    • Playero dorso rojo
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    • DUNL
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    • Кіркун вялікі

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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lysara

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August 26, 2016 02:10 PM SAST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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draposo79

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August 23, 2016 08:00 AM BST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jlayman

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May 9, 2016 03:43 PM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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migle

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August 11, 2016 04:54 AM CEST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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qgroom

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August 16, 2016 01:30 PM CEST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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marykeim

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November 26, 2015 11:28 AM EST

Description

Merritt Island NWR, Brevard County, FL, November 2015.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dhobern

Date

August 21, 2016 04:14 PM CEST

Description

Calidris alpina (Linnaeus, 1758), Dunlin, Tringa glareola (Linnaeus, 1758), Wood Sandpiper, Tringa totanus (Linnaeus, 1758), Common Redshank, Anas crecca Linnaeus, 1758, Eurasian Teal, Anas acuta Linnaeus, 1758, Northern Pintail, Anas platyrhynchos Linnaeus, 1758, Mallard, and Anser anser (Linnaeus, 1758), Greylag Goose, Ishøj Strand, Denmark, 21 August 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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juddpatterson

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May 25, 2009 08:10 AM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dhobern

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August 15, 2016 11:00 AM CEST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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lopez402

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the past

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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kschnei

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May 1, 2011

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Dunlin (Calidris alpina), Alviso, Santa Clara County, California - 1 May 2011.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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kschnei

Date

April 28, 2013 02:42 PM PDT

Description

Dunlin (Calidris alpina), alternate plumage, Bair island, Redwood City, San Mateo County, California - 28 April 2013.

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Description from Wikipedia

The dunlin (Calidris alpina) is a small wader, sometimes separated with the other "stints" in Erolia. It is a circumpolar breeder in Arctic or subarctic regions. Birds that breed in northern Europe and Asia are long-distance migrants, wintering south to Africa, southeast Asia and the Middle East. Birds that breed in Alaska and the Canadian Arctic migrate short distances to the Pacific and Atlantic coasts of North America, although those nesting in Northern Alaska overwinter in...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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