Juvenile Common Sandpiper
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Characteristics
Colouring Brown upper, white lower, greyish breast
Voice Loud and ringing
Feeds on Insects, worms and molluscs
Flight Low with flickering wing beats
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Juvenile Common Sandpiper
Juvenile Common Sandpiper
Page Last Updated 21/06/2017 03:59:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Actitis hypoleucos
Category Waders
StdName Common Sandpiper
Vital Statistics
Length 19 to 21 cms
Weight 40 to 60 gms
Wingspan 32 to 35 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 - Juvenile Common Sandpiper (Species=Actitis hypoleucos / Standard Name=Common Sandpiper)