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  • Korean
    • 민물도요
  • 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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calopteryx

Date

May 14, 2016 10:28 AM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jokurtz

Date

December 26, 2013

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jokurtz

Date

December 27, 2013

Place

Jetty Road (Google, OSM)

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jaykeller

Date

February 6, 2016 07:02 AM PST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jaykeller

Date

February 6, 2016 07:04 AM PST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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daryl

Date

May 19, 2016 03:57 PM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cullen

Date

April 29, 2016 12:24 PM COT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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cullen

Date

April 29, 2016 12:24 PM COT

Description

With least sandpiper

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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timbir5

Date

May 14, 2016 05:09 PM EDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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scottbuckel

Date

May 1, 2011 03:58 PM COT

Description

A few more photos from the spring of 2011, that was a great spring for me, I had just returned to Texas having lived in other states for 30 years.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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scottbuckel

Date

April 20, 2011 09:08 AM COT

Description

A few more photos from the spring of 2011, that was a great spring for me, I had just returned to Texas having lived in other states for 30 years.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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scottbuckel

Date

April 19, 2011 09:46 AM COT

Description

A few more photos from the spring of 2011, that was a great spring for me, I had just returned to Texas having lived in other states for 30 years.

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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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