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  • French
    • bécasseau minuscule
    • bécasseau minuscule
  • Scientific Names
    • Calidris minutilla
  • English
    • Least Sandpiper
  • Spanish
    • Playero chichicuilote
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • LESA
  • Portuguese
    • Pilrito-anão
    • Maçariquinho

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Recent observations

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lesa Calidris minutilla

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joshualincoln

Date

February 18, 2015

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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greglasley

Date

March 29, 2015

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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dwest

Date

March 27, 2015 11:44 AM PDT

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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greglasley

Date

March 28, 2015

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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justin2

Date

March 22, 2015 03:41 AM PDT

Description

Small rocky shore wading birds

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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jcrowley12

Date

March 7, 2015 10:50 AM CST

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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dwest

Date

March 19, 2015 12:23 PM PDT

Description

Least?

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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huatulco

Date

March 16, 2015 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Playerito Minimo; Correlimos Menudo

foto: Parque National de Huatulco - Laguna de Cacaluta

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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dwest

Date

March 15, 2015 08:17 AM PDT

Description

Stocky, straight and relatively short black bill, head appears dark-mottled, belly whitish without marking, some breast pattern hard to visualize from these images.

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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dpom

Date

March 14, 2015 08:53 AM PDT

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Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla

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dpom

Date

March 12, 2015 03:30 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) is the smallest shorebird.

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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.