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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

greglasley

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

Try as I might, I can't make this into anything else but an immature Dunlin.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

petemella

Date

August 25, 2014

Place

Kilnsea (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dweeks

Date

November 5, 2005 11:05 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 22, 2014

Description

I think those are Western Sandpipers in front, but I can't make out the leg color.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

duarte

Date

July 14, 2014

Description

In the abandoned salt-pans of Aveiro, Portugal.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

duarte

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

In the abandoned salt-pans of Aveiro, Portugal.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

finatic

Date

May 17, 2014 05:42 PM PDT

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

the small bird on the right of the Marbled Godwits

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

brianw

Date

May 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

petemella

Date

August 16, 2010

Place

redmires (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

kjartanbirgis

Date

June 7, 2014 10:19 PM WEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

rcurtis

Date

May 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

denniswross

Date

June 2, 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.