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Numenius phaeopus


An elegant shorebird with long neck, curved bill and stripped head.


Seen landing on sandy beaches and brackish lagoons close to Freetown, in mangrove ecosystem - coastal ecosystem composed mainly of Red Mangrove tree (Rhizophora mangle, pic No 5).

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Sussex, Western Area, Sierra Leone

Spotted on Sep 18, 2021
Submitted on Sep 24, 2021

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