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Common Sandpiper

Observed: 4th January 2010 By: PetePete’s reputation in BirdsPete’s reputation in Birds
Possible Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
Possible Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
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Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Poss Common Sandpiper

This is a Golden Plover. Note Plover shape to body and head and the golden back, the black markings you see in books only show at breeding times. nice photo's nice bird

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Re Golden Plover

Thanks all. I can see this now. Photos taken at the edge of coastal cliffs adjoining pasture land.