Adult Green Sandpiper
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Characteristics
Colouring Grey-brown upper, white lower, greenish legs
Voice Loud and full throated
Feeds on Insects,crustaceans and worms
Flight Fast with quick wing beats
Nesting Tree
Social Small Flocks
Adult Green Sandpiper
Adult Green Sandpiper
Page Last Updated 22/07/2017 00:34:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Tringa ochropus
Category Waders
StdName Green Sandpiper
Vital Statistics
Length 21 to 24 cms
Weight 70 to 90 gms
Wingspan 41 to 46 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Green Sandpiper (Species=Tringa ochropus / Standard Name=Green Sandpiper)