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Old Thursday 3rd May 2012, 01:19   #1
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A reddish least SP

I saw lots of (non-breeding) least sandpipers in the Caribbean in the past year but the pre-breeders are quite new to me. This one has all the characteristics of a least SP, but is it usually this reddish?

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Old Thursday 3rd May 2012, 01:20   #2
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It looks normal to me.
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Old Thursday 3rd May 2012, 01:33   #3
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Ya, it is a least. They look much better once colored up.
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Old Thursday 3rd May 2012, 02:29   #4
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Going on size and apparent reddish beak I'd to say Caspian.

Royal should be noticeably smaller:

http://www.carolinabirdclub.org/gall...ennis_9225.jpg
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Going on size and apparent reddish beak I'd to say Caspian.

Royal should be noticeably smaller:

http://www.carolinabirdclub.org/gall...ennis_9225.jpg
I agree with Caspian Dimitris, but, erm, we're on the wrong thread!

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I agree with Caspian Dimitris, but, erm, we're on the wrong thread!

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