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  Little Stint (Calidris minuta)

Little Stint | Calidris minuta photo
Little Stint

Image by Andreas Trepte - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

Little Stint | Calidris minuta photo
Little Stint

Image by Andreas Trepte - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

LITTLE STINT FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Scolopacidae
Genus:Calidris
Species:minuta
Common Name:Little Stint

Relatives in same Genus
  Sharp-tailed Sandpiper (C. acuminata)
  Sanderling (C. alba)
  Dunlin (C. alpina)
  Baird's Sandpiper (C. bairdii)
  Red Knot (C. canutus)
  Curlew Sandpiper (C. ferruginea)
  White-rumped Sandpiper (C. fuscicollis)
  Pectoral Sandpiper (C. melanotos)
  Long-toed Stint (C. subminuta)
  Great Knot (C. tenuirostris)