Classification
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  • English
    • Shorebirds
    • Waders and allies
    • Gulls, Button-Quails, Plovers and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Charadriiformes
    • Turniciformes
  • Spanish
    • Playeros, playeritos, ostreros, chorlitos, gaviotas y gallitos de mar

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Recent observations

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What

Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 22, 2014

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Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

Still a little wigged out by the "Birder Protocol" of...being quiet.
Lots of scopes and...unnerving...silence.

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Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

greglasley

Date

April 16, 1993

Description

Franklin's Gull (left) - breeding plumage
next to a breeding plumaged Laughing Gull (right)
Jefferson Co., Texas
16 April 1993

The Franklin's Gull record is on iNat at:
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/150998

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What

White-fronted Tern Sterna striata

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 22, 2014 10:45 AM NZDT

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

cullen

Date

November 16, 2014 11:31 AM CST

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

keimwj

Date

November 22, 2010 09:27 AM EST

Description

22 Nov 2010.
Morrisville Levee, Bucks Co, PA.

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Hartlaub's Gull Chroicocephalus hartlaubii

Observer

joachim

Date

October 3, 2014

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Red-billed Gull Chroicocephalus scopulinus

Observer

aunty

Date

November 22, 2014

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Pb220008

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

November 21, 2014 11:14 PM SGT

Description

Common Sandpiper, Actitis hypoleucos

Photos / Sounds

Observer

techieoldfox

Date

November 21, 2014 11:12 PM SGT

Description

Greenshank, Tringa nebularia

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Mew Gull Larus canus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 21, 2014 02:34 PM PST

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White Tern Gygis alba

Observer

eroger

Date

August 29, 2013
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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.