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  • Portuguese
    • Pilrito-comum
    • Pilrito-de-peito-preto
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    • Calidris alpina
  • French
    • b├ęcasseau variable
  • English
    • Dunlin
  • Spanish
    • Playero dorso rojo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • DUNL

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Recent observations

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 30, 2014 09:23 AM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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anudibranchmom

Date

October 30, 2014 09:17 AM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dpom

Date

October 30, 2014 10:06 AM PDT

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DUNL Calidris alpina

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zcota

Date

October 19, 2014

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dunlin Calidris alpina

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anewman

Date

May 5, 2007

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

keimwj

Date

October 24, 2011 11:15 AM EDT

Description

24 Oct 2011.
Tuckerton Marshes, Ocean Co, NJ.
Nonbreeding adult.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

bheitzman

Date

October 18, 2014

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jmaughn

Date

October 21, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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kentr4000

Date

October 18, 2014 09:24 AM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

annikaml

Date

March 23, 2013 01:25 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

October 7, 2014
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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.