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Common Sandpiper

Actitis hypoleucos

Description:

Soggy, wet sandpiper, upper legs appear greenish in first pic. Dark patches visible on flanks, but could be due to the wet feathers.Tail appears to have some barring but extends well beyond wing tips. Possibly a juvenile?

Habitat:

Rainy beach

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Kuantan, Malaysia

Spotted on Jan 18, 2013
Submitted on Mar 12, 2013

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