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Spotted Sandpiper

Actitis macularius




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2 Comments

Liam
Liam 7 years ago

Spotted Sandpipers lose their breeding plumage by July or August. He could be a juvenile. Juvenile plumage lasts from June-October, but he doesn't look like a juvenile to me; they have barring on their back.

Codfishjoe
Codfishjoe 7 years ago

That's what I thought, but it's summer. He would have a breeding plumage in the summer.

Codfishjoe
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Codfishjoe

Lat: 43.17, Long: -79.24

Spotted on Jul 19, 2012
Submitted on Jul 20, 2012

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