Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sandpipers and Allies :: Lesser Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Yellowshank
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. to nc. North America;
W. and c. Alaska to c. Canada (c. Yukon, nw. and ec. Mackenzie, s. Keewatin, n. Manitoba, n. Ontario and wc. Quebec s. to ec. British Columbia, c. Alberta, c. Saskatchewan and se. Manitoba).
Winters s. to Brazil (Bahia), Uruguay (Banados del Este), Argentina, Chile and Tierra del Fuego, the Galapagos and Hawaiian Islands.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: The Royal British Columbia Museum
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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