lesser yellowlegs


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Synonyms for lesser yellowlegs

a variety of yellowlegs

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4 Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca and Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Killdeer (1a) Charadrius 111 220 1.
The frequency of occurrence of Lesser Yellowlegs was regular over both years with greatest abundance between May and October, and lowest between December and April.
However, a small number of reproductively immature juveniles (Semipalmated Plover, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Red Knot, Sanderling, and White-rumped Sandpiper) remain on the beach throughout the austral winter, as has also been reported for beaches in northern and northeastern Brazil (Azevedo-Junior and Larrazabal 1994, Azevedo-Junior et al.
Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata) Orinoco Goose (Neochen jubata) Rallidae Azure Gallinule (Porphyrio flavirostris) Grey-necked Wood Rail (Aramides cajanea) Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinica) Heliornithidae Sungrebe (Heliornis fulica) Eurypigidae Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias) Aramidae Limpkin (Aramus guaruna) Burhinidae Double-striped Thick-knee (Burhinus bistriatus) Charadriidae Collared Plover (Charadrius collaris) Recurvirostriidae Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) Jacanidae Wattled Jacana (Jacana jacana) Scolopacidae Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) Lesser Yellowlegs (T.
americanus Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Lesser Yellowlegs T.
More obliging was a lesser yellowlegs on the Alaw estuary over the weekend, an American wader seen fewer than 20 times in Wales.
Rarity of the week was on the English border, a lesser yellowlegs from North America at RSPB Inner Marsh Farm, where a wood sandpiper also fed - another three at Anglesey's Traeth Dulas was an excellent multiple sighting.
On to the seawall and two waders were feeding in a creek directly below, as well as a red shank and, amazingly, the lesser yellowlegs.
Stiffkey Fen next, and a lesser yellowlegs was wintering in the salt marsh creeks here.
Frodsham Marsh has a long history of good birds, and now another has been added to its role of honour: a lesser yellowlegs.