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

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Recent observations

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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james3

Date

July 22, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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james3

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July 17, 2014

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Long Billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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ross2

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July 15, 2014 11:20 AM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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finatic

Date

July 12, 2014 01:27 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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miroungazalophus

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July 9, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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gpstewart

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July 12, 2013 10:36 AM CDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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james3

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July 7, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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mhudson26

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July 7, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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james3

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July 5, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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bushman_k

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September 13, 2013 03:45 PM PDT

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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miroungazalophus

Date

June 28, 2014

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Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

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james3

Date

June 26, 2014
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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.