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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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dpom

Date

April 28, 2016 01:14 PM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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chia

Date

April 22, 2016

Description

in front

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dpom

Date

April 19, 2016 08:00 AM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jokurtz

Date

December 30, 2015

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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jokurtz

Date

December 30, 2015

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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dpom

Date

April 23, 2016 01:35 PM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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digibirdtrek

Date

April 20, 2016 07:34 AM PDT

Description

Dunlin

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

April 22, 2016

Description

On the right; Western Sandpiper and Little Stint to the left.

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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greglasley

Date

April 22, 2016

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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bbunny

Date

April 9, 2016 01:41 PM PDT

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

April 21, 2016 09:32 AM PDT

Description

Coming into breeding plumage

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

joanseptembre

Date

April 16, 2016

Description

There were four Dunlins.

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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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