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  • French
    • Courlis corlieu
  • Korean
    • 중부리도요
  • Scientific Names
    • Numenius phaeopus
  • English
    • Whimbrel
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito trinador
  • Catalan
    • Polit cantaire
  • Japanese
    • チュウシャクシギ
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WHIM
  • Portuguese
    • Maçarico-galego
  • German
    • Regenbrachvogel
  • Hebrew
    • חרמשון קטן
  • Russian
    • Средний кроншнеп

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Recent observations

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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ehjalmarson

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May 3, 2015 02:25 PM CDT

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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hikingsandiego

Date

November 29, 2016 04:19 PM PST

Description

bird on left is the whimbrel.

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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hikingsandiego

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November 29, 2016 04:22 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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chartuso

Date

July 9, 2012 01:19 PM MDT

Place

Canada (Google, OSM)

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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vicfazio3

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November 25, 2016 11:09 PM AEDT

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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nahrens

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November 25, 2016 02:27 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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alex_bairstow

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November 22, 2016 10:20 AM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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hfabian

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November 21, 2016 01:39 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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davidhowdon

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October 6, 2016 02:18 PM CEST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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fm5050

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July 31, 2016 06:02 AM EDT

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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fm5050

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July 30, 2016 09:46 AM EDT

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Hudsonian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus ssp. hudsonicus

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jlayman

Date

July 23, 2016 09:37 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) is a wader in the large family Scolopacidae. It is one of the most widespread of the curlews, breeding across much of subarctic North America, Europe and Asia as far south as Scotland.

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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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