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

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Recent observations

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jaykeller

Date

July 3, 2015 03:13 PM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dwest

Date

June 22, 2015 06:39 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

Date

June 30, 2015

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dwest

Date

June 22, 2015 05:53 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

June 24, 2015 04:56 PM PDT

Description

Long, downcurved bill, buffy underside.

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

hfabian

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

In mixed flock.

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

russellm08

Date

June 25, 2015 08:09 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Barely visible in photo, but there's a long-billed curlew flying away

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No photos or sounds

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

elinpierce

Date

June 23, 2015 08:40 PM MDT

Description

Flying by

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No photos or sounds

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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elinpierce

Date

June 23, 2015 08:10 PM MDT

Description

-flying by

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Square

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

quirino

Date

October 5, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

tiwane

Date

June 18, 2015 01:15 PM PDT
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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.