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    • Charadriiformes
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    • Playeros, playeritos, ostreros, chorlitos, gaviotas y gallitos de mar

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Recent observations

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What

Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

Observer

mhudson26

Date

July 29, 2014

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

annikaml

Date

January 3, 2014 01:45 PM CST

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

jay

Date

July 23, 2014

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Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

Observer

annikaml

Date

April 20, 2014 03:55 PM CDT

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Heerman's gull Larus heermanni

Observer

th0th

Date

July 25, 2014

Place

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Wandering Tattler Tringa incana

Observer

th0th

Date

July 25, 2014

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Willet Tringa semipalmata

Observer

th0th

Date

July 25, 2014

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

petemella

Date

July 30, 2014 12:03 PM CEST

Description

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Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Observer

petemella

Date

July 30, 2014 12:36 PM CEST

Description

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Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

james3

Date

July 29, 2014

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Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Observer

james3

Date

July 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

james3

Date

July 29, 2014
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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.