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    • Charadriiformes
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Bush Stone-curlew (Burhinus grallarius) Burhinus grallarius

Observer

ctnash

Date

December 20, 2014 05:37 PM AEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pair seen.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-billed Gull Chroicocephalus scopulinus

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 20, 2014 01:02 PM NZDT

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus

Observer

annikaml

Date

May 6, 2012 11:57 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus

Observer

annikaml

Date

May 6, 2012 11:56 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

kueda

Date

December 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor

Observer

annikaml

Date

May 6, 2012 10:45 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

kueda

Date

December 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

kueda

Date

December 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

kueda

Date

December 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

ericisley

Date

November 10, 2001

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

Date

December 24, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni

Date

August 5, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Charadriiformes is a diverse order of small to medium-large birds. It includes about 350 species and has members in all parts of the world. Most Charadriiformes live near water and eat invertebrates or other small animals; however, some are pelagic (sea birds), some occupy deserts and a few are found in thick forest.

No range data available.