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  • Scientific Names
    • Numenius americanus
  • French
    • courlis à long bec
  • English
    • Long-billed Curlew
    • Long Billed Curlew
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito pico largo
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long billed curlew Numenius americanus

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November 23, 2014

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long-billed curlew Numenius americanus

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November 18, 2014 12:34 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 16, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 16, 2014 11:24 AM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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August 7, 2013 12:08 PM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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August 7, 2013 12:38 PM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 11, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 10, 2014 02:07 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 10, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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November 10, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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November 10, 2014

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Way out in the grass...

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

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November 8, 2014 12:02 PM PST

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Imperial County, California, US

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Description from Wikipedia

The Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) is a large North American shorebird of the family Scolopacidae. This species was also called "sicklebird" and the "candlestick bird". The species is native to central and western North America. In the winter, the species migrates southwards, as well as towards the coastline.

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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.