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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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elinpierce

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July 26, 2015 06:58 PM MDT

Description

Single bird -Possibly with a brood

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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July 26, 2015 08:57 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

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July 24, 2015 11:08 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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anudibranchmom

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July 24, 2015 08:51 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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jmaughn

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July 23, 2015

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

Date

July 11, 2015 05:05 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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guevara-medina

Date

May 14, 2010

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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digibirdtrek

Date

July 19, 2015 10:37 AM PDT

Description

Long Billed Curlew with some Whimbrel and others

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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dpom

Date

July 18, 2015 09:23 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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guevara-medina

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June 24, 2013

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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lonnyholmes

Date

July 11, 2015 01:58 PM PDT

Description

Feeding in marsh

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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.