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  • 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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lindamwhite

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May 13, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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john_pereira

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September 29, 2013 07:50 AM HST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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coachwhipbooks

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May 22, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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hadasparag

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March 6, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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hadasparag

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March 27, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dendroica

Date

May 14, 2011

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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mgochfeld

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May 10, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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yasingi

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May 7, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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marcorastelli

Date

October 3, 2009

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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marcorastelli

Date

September 26, 2009

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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brucemohn

Date

May 15, 2016

Description

Black breast, chestnut wings, gray neck and face, chestnut cap, bar through eye, white patch under wings.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cullen

Date

March 21, 2016 10:37 AM CDT
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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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