Red-necked Stint

Calidris ruficollis

ML66912781



eBird Checklist S37965635
Santa Maria River Estuary (SBA Co.)
Santa Barbara, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 34.9671, -120.6474 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Red-necked Stint, adult,Santa Maria River Mouth, Santa Barbara County, California, 15 Jul 1990, Tom M. Edell

Observation details

adult seen in both Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo County; accepted by CBRC #1990-106. Description: adult in alternate plumage. Slightly smaller than the Western Sandpipers with a short straight bill that narrowed to the tip. Black legs with no palmations between toes. Neck, throat, upper breast and face a dull rufous that was brightest in the throat region. Rufous on breast ended in necklace of dark streaks that were boldest at sides. Dark eyeline on face that was broadest in auricular region. Feathers on back showed dark centers, with rufous fringes. Primaries were a dull gray. The rest of the undersides were white. This record was previously entered in the database, but accidentally deleted by observer.

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 60D
Lens model
EF-S60mm f/2.8 Macro USM
f-stop
f/5.0
Focal length
60 mm
Shutter speed
1/80 sec
ISO
250
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
155KB
Dimensions
867 x 568

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