Temminck's Stint
Calidris temminckii
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Temminck's stint is an uncommonly seen palearctic migrant. The upper 3 photos were taken in the Big Marsh at Ndutu (3-10), courtesy of Paul Oliver. The middle bird was seen in Emayani (4-06). The lower 2 photos were taken in Tarangire (11-14). Note the plain back, grey head, neck and upper breast and the yellow-green legs (see insert, lower photo). Also shown is a wood sandpiper in the 2nd row for size comparison.
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Paul Oliver

Last Update this page: 3-10-21