Long-billed Dowitcher

Limnodromus scolopaceus

ML266844751



eBird Checklist S74218507
Prince Edward County--Hamilton Wetland
Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada
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Latitude and Longitude 44.0853, -77.2398 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

Medium-small juvenile shorebird, Lesser Yellowlegs size but shorter-legged, stockier, and longer and thicker-billed. Greenish-yellow legs. Rusty grey-brown above, light grey-brown below. Rusty-brown cap. Prominent white line above eye, dark line through eye. White stripe up back and whitish secondaries visible in flight. Tertials very plain, narrowly bordered by rusty-brown. Flight call - a sharp "keek". Feeding pattern - vertical probing while wading. Was catching and eating leeches. Photographed.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Lens model
EF600mm f/4L IS III USM +1.4x III
f-stop
f/6.3
Focal length
840 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
1250
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
3,037KB
Dimensions
3500 x 2333

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