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Dunlin
glide133

Dunlin (Calidris alpina)

Dunlin on the jetty,another winter visited out at the beach.seemed to be a couple of hundred of them.
Habitat
Beach
Location
Jones beach n.y.
Date taken
12/27/16
Scientific name
Calidris alpina
Equipment used
Nikon d500,nikon 200-500
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A lovely image of this Dunlin and so nicely captured glide.
 
Got to be a great candidate for hudsonia, not only based on location, but the length of that bill - it would almost pass for a Curlew Sandpiper.
They were previously called Long-billed Dunlin I believe......

Nice photo.
 

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