Adult Wood Sandpiper


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Characteristics
Colouring Cream mottled brown back, white lower, yellow legs
Voice Quick and sharp
Feeds on Insects and invertebrates
Flight Strong quick and light
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Adult Wood Sandpiper
Adult Wood Sandpiper
Page Last Updated 5/1/2018 8:57:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Species Tringa glareola
Category Waders
StdName Wood Sandpiper
Vital Statistics
Length 7.5 to 8.3 ins
Weight 1.8 to 3.2 ozs
Wingspan 14.2 to 15.7 ins
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 NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Wood Sandpiper (Species=Tringa glareola / Standard Name=Wood Sandpiper)