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Greater Yellowlegs

Tringa melanoleuca

Description:

A male in his full-on breeding plumage along a small slough, taken at the Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary, Arcata, Ca., U.S.A.

Habitat:

Shorelines & marshes; anywhere close to shallow salt or brackish water where they can probe for small invertebrates in the mud.


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4 Comments

Wild Things
Wild Things 2 years ago

Superb spotting.

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 2 years ago

very nice!

StevenSpragg
StevenSpragg 2 years ago

Nice Pic

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textless 2 years ago

Beautiful markings.

Arcata, California

Lat: 40.86, Long: -124.09

Spotted on Mar 15, 2011
Submitted on Sep 15, 2011

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