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  1. Lakescape - 626

    Lakescape - 626

    Lakescape - 626 A standout performance ... Terek Sandpiper ... stands out among a group of Lesser Sand Plovers with his exceptional bill ... Only member of the genus Xenus ... Greek for a stranger ... Both these species may stray to Alaska as vagrants ... _______________ Charadrius...
  2. Spotted Sandpiper (nonbreeding plumage)

    Spotted Sandpiper (nonbreeding plumage)

    Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularia) Winter plumage. Hornsby Bend Bird Observatory which includes the sewage ponds of Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant, southeast of Austin, southeast Travis County, Texas, USA. On the border of the Edwards Plateau and Cross Timbers and Prairies vegetation...
  3. Another shot

    Another shot

    Another of the same Terek Sandpiper
  4. New record

    New record

    On 22nd October I led a Birdlife WA walk around Lake Claremont. We recorded 49 species, despite the unseasonal low water level. The highlight was this Terek Sandpiper, uncommon in Perth area and, as far ass I am aware, the first record at our lake.
  5. Least Sandpiper

    Least Sandpiper

    Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla)
  6. Pectoral Sandpipers

    Pectoral Sandpipers

    Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
  7. Pectoral Sandpiper

    Pectoral Sandpiper

    Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos) back view.
  8. Dunlin

    Dunlin

    Bcasseau variable
  9. Least Sandpiper (adult non-breeding)

    Least Sandpiper (adult non-breeding)

    Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) Adult, non-breeding plumage.
  10. Buff-breasted Sandpiper

    Buff-breasted Sandpiper

    Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Calidris subruficollis)
  11. Least Sandpiper (1st yr bird)

    Least Sandpiper (1st yr bird)

    Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) 1st yr bird.
  12. Pectoral Sandpiper

    Pectoral Sandpiper

    Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
  13. Spring-Summer - 382

    Spring-Summer - 382

    Spring-Summer - He chose the dry spot of the lake ... and decided to pose ...and well ... Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Gurgaon Rural Haryana India 12 March 2013
  14. Lakescape - 623

    Lakescape - 623

    Lakescape - 623 While ... the world is ... groping for answers ... He ... is sitting pretty ... and ... in good light too ... ____________ Common Sandpiper Actiis hypoleucos Jhajjar Rural Haryana India 12 March 2013
  15. Comparison: Semipalmated and Least Sandpiper

    Comparison: Semipalmated and Least Sandpiper

    Juvenile Semipalmated and Least Sandpiper, side by side for comparison purposes. The difference in leg colour is diagnostic, though sometimes it's difficult to see. Other clues include the warm brown colour of the Least versus the pale greyish brown of the Semipalmated, and the white throat and...
  16. Solitary Sandpiper

    Solitary Sandpiper

    Solitary Sandpiper
  17. Spotted Sandpiper

    Spotted Sandpiper

    Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularia)
  18. Lakescape - 608

    Lakescape - 608

    Lakescape - 608 A frequently sighted wader in our wetlands ... ... yet it is always a pleasure to capture one that allows a closeup shot ___________ Wood Sandpiper Gurgaon Rural Haryana India 17 October 2013
  19. Solitary Sandpiper

    Solitary Sandpiper

    Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria solitaria)
  20. Curlew Sandpiper

    Curlew Sandpiper

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