Terek Sandpiper
Xenus cinereus
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The terek sandpiper is a palearctic migrant from the tundra of northern Europe and Russia. Although usually found in coastal lagoons and along the shore, it may occasionally be seen inland. The upper photo below was taken at Pangani (8-10), courtesy of Valéry Schollaert. The left 5th row and the right lower photo were taken at Pembe Abwe (4-06). The flight photo was at Ushongo (1-16), courtesy of Paul Oliver. All the other photos were taken in Mikumi NP (11-03).

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Valéry Schollaert, Paul Oliver

Last Update this page: 6-12-16