Juvenile Knot
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Characteristics
Colouring Chestnut, black & buff back, coppery lower
Voice Quiet dull note, occassional whistle
Feeds on Insects, molluscs and marine worms
Flight Quick, strong with shallow wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Large Flocks
Juvenile Knot
Juvenile Knot
Also Known As ..
Red Knot
Page Last Updated 17/09/2017 15:22:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Localised
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Calidris canutus
Category Waders
StdName Red Knot
Vital Statistics
Length 23 to 27 cms
Weight 125 to 215 gms
Wingspan 47 to 54 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Short
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 Knot (Species=Calidris canutus / Standard Name=Red Knot)