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  Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus)

Red-necked Phalarope | Phalaropus lobatus photo
Red-necked Phalarope

Image by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - License: Public Domain.    (view image details)

Red-necked Phalarope | Phalaropus lobatus photo
Red-necked Phalarope

Image by Andrew Butko - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

Red-necked Phalarope | Phalaropus lobatus photo
Red-necked Phalarope

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

BIRD FACTS

distribution map showing range of Phalaropus lobatus in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Scolopacidae
Genus:Phalaropus
Species:lobatus
Common Name:Red-necked Phalarope

Relatives in same Genus
  Grey Phalarope (P. fulicaria)