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Ruddy Turnstone

Arenaria interpres


rocky shores, but also sand beaches and mudflats


A long ways from home! It nests on rocky arctic shores. This adult in non-breeding plumage is just passing through. Most likely flying back from the Caribbean islands or maybe the north east coast of South America.

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 29, 2013
Submitted on Apr 1, 2013

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