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  • Scientific Names
    • 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

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

billmiky

Date

December 26, 2013

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

billmiky

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

2013-12-26

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

June 24, 2015 03:42 PM CEST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

bbunny

Date

June 13, 2015 11:36 AM PDT

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Square

Observer

paulcools

Date

February 11, 2010 11:18 PM GMT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

valter

Date

May 14, 2005 04:31 PM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: May 14, 2005

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Square

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

paulcools

Date

June 3, 2011 04:50 PM BST

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No photos or sounds

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

aranholt

Date

March 16, 2015

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

peterkikic

Date

May 21, 2015

Place

Oshawa (Google, OSM)

Description

Adult and juvenile Sandpipers. When approached the birds moved away but did not attempt to fly leading me to believe the juvenile is not able yet and the older bird is parent.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Date

May 19, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

smcfoy

Date

May 29, 2015 04:48 PM EDT

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

valter

Date

May 10, 2015 10:04 AM WEST

Description

Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve

Date Photo Taken: May 10, 2015

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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.