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    • Territ variant
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    • Кіркун вялікі
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    • Чернозобик
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    • Calidris alpina
  • French
    • bécasseau variable
  • English
    • Dunlin
  • Spanish
    • Playero dorso rojo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • DUNL
  • Portuguese
    • Pilrito-de-peito-preto
    • Pilrito-comum

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

May 29, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

blacksheep509

Date

August 21, 2015

Place

helgoland (Google, OSM)

Description

numerous feeding along shoreline and among rocks

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Date

August 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

blacksheep509

Date

August 16, 2015

Place

helgoland (Google, OSM)

Description

group of juveniles foraging along shoreline

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

blacksheep509

Date

August 15, 2015

Place

helgoland (Google, OSM)

Description

Juvenile wading on shoreline

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Date

July 15, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dhobern

Date

June 19, 1977

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dhobern

Date

April 10, 1977

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dhobern

Date

April 4, 1977

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

redhat

Date

May 2, 2015

Description

Photo shows part of a large flock (several hundred individuals)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

leeroyhamilton96

Date

May 6, 2014 03:24 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dhobern

Date

March 6, 1977
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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.