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  • Scientific Names
    • Numenius phaeopus
  • French
    • courlis corlieu
  • 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

Photos / Sounds

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

May 25, 2016 06:55 AM PDT

Place

Clam Beach (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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mgochfeld

Date

April 15, 2016

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Square

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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asemerdj

Date

May 23, 2016 09:42 AM PDT

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

redabbott

Date

February 19, 2016 07:19 AM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 4, 2016 07:04 AM COT

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Square

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 4, 2016 07:01 AM COT

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

stevewarner

Date

May 21, 2016

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Square

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

robberfly

Date

May 21, 2016 03:16 PM PDT

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Square

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

dpom

Date

May 21, 2016 03:14 PM MST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

mikepatterson

Date

May 21, 2016

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

cpalomera

Date

March 20, 2010 04:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

sgstasi

Date

May 17, 2016

Description

Four whimbrel, feeding at surf line and then resting & preening at river mouth.

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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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