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  White-rumped Sandpiper (Calidris fuscicollis)

White-rumped Sandpiper | Calidris fuscicollis photo
White-rumped Sandpiper (Calidris fuscicollis)

Image by Tim Bowman, USFWS - License: Public Domain.    (view image details)

White-rumped Sandpiper | Calidris fuscicollis photo
White-rumped Sandpiper

Image by Tim Bowman, USFWS - License: Public Domain.    (view image details)

BIRD FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Scolopacidae
Genus:Calidris
Species:fuscicollis
Common Name:White-rumped Sandpiper

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)
  Pectoral Sandpiper (C. melanotos)
  Little Stint (C. minuta)
  Long-toed Stint (C. subminuta)
  Great Knot (C. tenuirostris)