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  • German
    • Rostbrachvogel
    • Amerikanischer Brachvogel
  • Scientific Names
    • Numenius americanus
  • French
    • courlis à long bec
    • courlis à long bec
  • English
    • Long-billed Curlew
    • Long Billed Curlew
  • Spanish
    • Zarapito pico largo
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • LBCU

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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February 10, 2016 01:07 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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February 10, 2016 11:44 AM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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hannawacker

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October 29, 2005

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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tiwane

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February 9, 2016 03:20 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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February 6, 2016 12:42 PM PST

Description

Flock of 40-50 birds

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jaimeyyery

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February 5, 2016 10:26 AM MST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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February 1, 2016

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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February 2, 2016 10:05 AM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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loarie

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January 30, 2016 11:40 AM UTC

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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January 29, 2016 01:44 PM PST

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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paloma

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January 28, 2016 03:26 PM 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.
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