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  Wilsons Phalarope (Steganopus tricolor)

Wilsons Phalarope | Steganopus tricolor photo
Female Wilson's Phalarope in breeding plumage

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

WILSONS PHALAROPE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Steganopus tricolor 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:Steganopus
Species:tricolor
Common Name:Wilsons Phalarope