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    • Calidris alpina
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    • b├ęcasseau variable
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    • Dunlin
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    • Playero dorso rojo
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    • DUNL
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    • Pilrito-de-peito-preto
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

finatic

Date

January 25, 2015 03:02 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

16371912971_e3b9a5767b_s

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

finatic

Date

January 25, 2015 12:23 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

keimwj

Date

January 20, 2015 04:14 PM EST

Description

20 Jan 2015.
Manasquan Inlet, Monmouth Co, NJ.
Dunlin have the longer, thinner bills and browner body tones.

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

acryptozoo

Date

January 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dwest

Date

December 27, 2014 11:31 AM PST

Description

Just the smallest in the center foreground. ?Western?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

dwest

Date

January 2, 2015 01:53 PM PST

Description

?Dunlin?

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

keimwj

Date

May 16, 2009 05:40 PM EDT

Description

16 May 2009.
Tuckerton Marsh, Ocean Co, NJ.
Red Knot & Dunlin.

Photos / Sounds

15402301864_7066a367af_s

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

acryptozoo

Date

December 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

December 29, 2014 03:00 PM UTC

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

December 27, 2014 12:23 PM PST

Description

Solitary Dunlin feeding at pond # 4.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

December 27, 2014 12:22 PM PST

Description

Very few shore birds left at HBVR.

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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.