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Sanderling

Calidris alba

Description:

The Sanderling is a small plump sandpiper that is almost white apart from a dark shoulder patch.

Habitat:

Spotted chasing the surf in search of its favorite food - invertebrate prey buried in the sand in the upper intertidal zone.


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Brian38
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Brian38

Gulf Shores, Alabama, USA

Lat: 30.25, Long: -87.67

Spotted on Jan 19, 2019
Submitted on Feb 1, 2019

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