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  • Korean
    • 민물도요
  • German
    • Alpenstrandläufer
  • Catalan
    • Territ variant
  • Scientific Names
    • Calidris alpina
  • French
    • bécasseau variable
  • English
    • Dunlin
  • Spanish
    • Playero dorso rojo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • DUNL
  • Hebrew
    • חופית אלפינית
  • Portuguese
    • Pilrito-de-peito-preto
    • Pilrito-comum
  • Russian
    • Чернозобик
  • Belarusian
    • Кіркун вялікі

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Recent observations

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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gwark

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April 26, 2012 05:49 PM AKDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cgbb2004

Date

May 20, 2015 12:06 PM EDT

Description

in migration

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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akfrank

Date

May 13, 2016 09:27 AM AKDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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asemerdj

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July 15, 2016 09:59 AM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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terathopius

Date

June 22, 2016 08:51 PM HST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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wouterkoch

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June 22, 2016 04:55 PM CEST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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calopteryx

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May 14, 2016 10:28 AM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jaykeller

Date

February 6, 2016 07:02 AM PST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jaykeller

Date

February 6, 2016 07:04 AM PST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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daryl

Date

May 19, 2016 03:57 PM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cullen

Date

April 29, 2016 12:24 PM COT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

cullen

Date

April 29, 2016 12:24 PM COT

Description

With least sandpiper

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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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