White-rumped Sandpiper

photo by Rick elis.simpson

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Scolopacidae

Subfamily

Calidris

Species

fuscicollis

Appearance

* Pretty small bird with brown spotted upperparts and white underparts
* Thin black bill and whitish supercilum
* Size: about 17 cm

Habitat

Open wetlands like tudra

Countries

Africa
Americas

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