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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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annikaml

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June 30, 2012 11:01 AM CDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

Date

December 13, 2014 09:37 AM PST

Description

Orange County, California, US

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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anudibranchmom

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December 12, 2014 01:42 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jsifuenteswinter

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November 15, 2014 02:08 PM PST

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Zarapito pico largo Numenius americanus

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josecolorado

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December 11, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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anudibranchmom

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December 8, 2014 08:38 AM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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December 7, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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greglasley

Date

November 1, 2009

Description

Long-billed Curlew
Numenius americanus
Bolivar Flats,
Galveston Co., Texas
1 November 2009
image taken at sunset

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

Date

November 30, 2014 10:21 AM PST

Place

Robb Field (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dwest

Date

November 28, 2014 01:35 PM PST

Description

Looks like a long-billed hen nesting, but possibly another urlew or whimbrel, or whatever.

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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flozanor

Date

January 11, 2008 11:15 AM CST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jaykeller

Date

November 27, 2014 09:43 AM PST
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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.