Whimbrel (Hudsonian)

Numenius phaeopus hudsonicus

ML178229641


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Steven McGrath
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eBird Checklist S59987462
Morien Bay--Morien Bar
Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Latitude and Longitude 46.1113, -59.8855 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Catching Salt Marsh caterpillars then rubbing it around in the dirt to remove the fuzz before eating

Observation details

Walking on the dirt along the beach eating Salt Marsh caterpillars. It would catch them then rub it around in the dirt to remove the fuzz before eating them.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D850
Lens model
200.0-500.0 mm f/5.6
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
500 mm
Shutter speed
1/1600 sec
ISO
140
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
4,597KB
Dimensions
4034 x 2689

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