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Marbled Godwit

Limosa fedoa

Description:

Large shorebird, total length is 40–50 cm (16–20 in). Long, slightly upturned bill with dark tip and pinkish base. Long legs. Rich buff-brown all over. Cinnamon wing linings. Orangish stripe in wings. Breeding plumage with barring across chest. Nonbreeding plumage with plain breast.

Habitat:

With a Long-billed Curlew on the shoreline of Bolivar Peninsula.


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gatorfellows
Spotted by
gatorfellows

Texas, USA

Lat: 29.38, Long: -94.72

Spotted on Nov 9, 2014
Submitted on Nov 16, 2014

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