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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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August 21, 2014 05:51 PM PDT

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August 7, 2014 04:10 PM PDT

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August 23, 2014 04:20 PM PDT

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August 23, 2014 04:17 PM PDT

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August 21, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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August 19, 2014

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August 19, 2014 12:11 PM PDT

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Long Billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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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.