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    • Numenius phaeopus
  • French
    • courlis corlieu
  • English
    • Whimbrel
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito trinador
  • Catalan
    • Polit cantaire
  • Japanese
    • チュウシャクシギ
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    • WHIM
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    • Maçarico-galego
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    • Regenbrachvogel
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    • חרמשון קטן
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    • Средний кроншнеп

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Recent observations

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What

Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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biosam

Date

February 6, 2016 03:50 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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matty

Date

February 5, 2016 07:47 AM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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fatroosterfarm

Date

June 16, 2015

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American Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus ssp. hudsonicus

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mlodinow

Date

January 16, 2016

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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hflores

Date

January 29, 2016 10:10 AM BRST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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sidesplotch

Date

January 21, 2016 01:56 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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dpom

Date

January 29, 2016 01:37 PM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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dhobern

Date

January 18, 2016 07:08 AM CET

Description

Numenius phaeopus (Linnaeus, 1758), Whimbrel, Cairns Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, 18 January 2016

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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philwarren

Date

January 27, 2016 04:28 PM PST

Place

Bodega Bay (Google, OSM)

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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robberfly

Date

January 26, 2016 02:19 PM PST

Description

I think one of the shots shows stripe atop head...

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

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asemerdj

Date

January 25, 2016 07:37 AM PST

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No photos or sounds

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

tylerlovesbirds

Date

January 18, 2015 12:40 PM PST
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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.