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 Sanderling  (Calidris alba )


Calidris alba 20 cm.

Size: L: 20 cm. Wt: 60 g. Males and females are similar. This species is seasonally dimorphic.

Breeding Adult: wings and back blackish brown, with light chestnut or buff feather-tips; head and breast rusty, with blackish spotting; belly and undertail coverts whitish; bill long, thick, straight, black; legs black

Winter Adult: head and upperparts pale grey, with black wingtips; underparts white; bill and legs as in breeding adult

Juvenile: wings and back blackish, with buffy or whitish feather-tips;head pale buff, with dusky crown and nape; breast whitish, with buffy wash; belly and undertail coverts white; bill and legs as in adults

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