WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER

(Calidris fuscicollis)

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Roberts VI / VII 277 / 257
Clements 2000 62.0720
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
57-73

 

 

Rare Straggler

 

 

 

 

 

 

A small bird (17-18 cm), breeding in northern Canada and migrating to South America. A rare straggler to southern Africa, it inhabits coastal beaches and tidal flats. It eats aquatic invertebrates.

 

List of Stamps showing White-rumped Sandpiper

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No stamps issued