Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sandpipers and Allies :: White-rumped Sandpiper

White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Bonaparte's Sandpiper, Cox's Sandpiper
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Montgomery County, Indiana, USA - May 28, 2006 © Clint Murray  Montgomery County, Indiana, USA - Jun 2, 2006 © Clint Murray  Grand Pre, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada - Aug, 2002 © Richard Stern  Grand Pre, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada - Aug 22, 2002 © Richard Stern  Grand Pre, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada - Sep, 2002 © Richard Stern 
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Ex. n. North America;
N. Alaska and arctic Canada from n. Yukon, nw. Mackenzie, Banks Is., Melville Is., Bathurst Is., n. Bylot Islands, Keewatin and nw. Hudson Bay at Chesterfield Inlet, Southampton Is. and Baffin Is.
Migrates s. throught the United States, West Indies and South America.
Winter in s. South America from s. Chile, ce. Brazil (Bahia, Lake Sobradinho), Uruguay (Banados del Este) and Argentina to Tierra del Fuego.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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