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  • Portuguese
    • Maçarico-galego
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    • Numenius phaeopus
  • French
    • courlis corlieu
  • English
    • Whimbrel
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito trinador
  • Japanese
    • チュウシャクシギ
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WHIM

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Recent observations

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What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

james3

Date

August 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 19, 2014 12:09 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

csavy

Date

October 19, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

hfabian

Date

August 16, 2014

Description

On beach.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

dreierj

Date

October 22, 1989

Photos / Sounds

What

Zarapito trinador Numenius phaeopus

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Zarapito trinador Numenius phaeopus

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

beartracker

Date

August 3, 2014

Description

Whimbrels and their tracks seen at Shelter Cove. I think the probe holes were made by these two birds as well. I was following them along the shoreline and watching them feed.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

paloma

Date

July 30, 2014 03:57 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

paloma

Date

July 30, 2014 09:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

paloma

Date

July 27, 2014 04:59 PM PDT
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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.