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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus variegatus


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CataAna 11 years ago

Thanks, you are right! I just did some research on the internet and they are Whimbrels indeed. It is the Numenius phaeopus variegatus species that breeds in East Siberia and during migration stops in Australia too.

ceherzog 11 years ago

They look like Whimbrels, Numenius phaeopus. I'm just not sur that they occur in Australia

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Apr 4, 2011
Submitted on Apr 17, 2011

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