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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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    • חופית אלפינית
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    • Pilrito-de-peito-preto
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    • Чернозобик
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    • Кіркун вялікі

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Recent observations

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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lazza

Date

October 1, 2013

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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ggoatboy

Date

June 15, 2008 04:43 PM CDT

Description

Two Rivers Beach

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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ggoatboy

Date

June 22, 2008 03:05 PM CDT

Description

Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, Hwy. 49

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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mako252

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September 26, 2016 01:09 PM CDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cypseloides

Date

October 31, 2011 02:51 PM CDT

Description

Dunlin
31 October, 2011
Madera WTP, Madera, CA

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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mikepatterson

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September 23, 2016 10:58 AM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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catabbott

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September 22, 2016 05:47 PM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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tiyumq

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September 22, 2016 08:23 PM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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wincal

Date

April 15, 2013 10:45 AM CDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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skrentnyjeff

Date

August 13, 2009 01:16 AM CDT

Description

Dunlin (transitional plumage) Waukegan Beach Lake County IL August 2009 Jeff Skrentny FB0801 IMG_0877

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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terathopius

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June 15, 2015 10:08 AM HST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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carita

Date

September 18, 2016 03:33 PM PDT
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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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