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Lapland longspur

Calcarius laponicus

Description:

sparrow sized, lovely gold ,black and white markings

Habitat:

open fields and bush.

Notes:

large flocks arriving last few days, they will continue further north for the breeding season.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Liam
Liam 8 years ago
Lapland Longspur
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland Longspur


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1 Comment

sandra
sandra 8 years ago

Thanks for the Id Liam. did not have m Sibleys with me when I posted :()

sandra
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sandra

Yukon, Canada

Spotted on May 6, 2012
Submitted on May 8, 2012

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