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    • 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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robberfly

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September 30, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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john8

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September 28, 2014 10:48 AM PDT

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Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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sea-kangaroo

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September 23, 2014 10:17 AM PDT

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Breast noticeably orange from afar.

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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mrchasse

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September 20, 2014 10:50 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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September 21, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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miroungazalophus

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September 1, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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eligar7

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November 13, 2010

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

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September 13, 2014 08:41 AM PDT

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San Diego County, California, US

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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kucycads

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September 7, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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September 12, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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September 10, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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September 5, 2014
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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.