Red Phalarope

Phalaropus fulicarius

ML70848631


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Paul Suchanek
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eBird Checklist S39558157
Quivira NWR--Big Salt Marsh
Stafford, Kansas, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 38.1786, -98.5406 Map

Age
Juvenile
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Juvenile of this rare species for Kansas, seen by itself on one of the smaller marshes about mid way along drive and photographed, flew off to south over open water and I didn't get a good look at it in flight, initially wasn't sure of identification but several reviewers have confirmed, bill thicker and also grayer backed than Red-necked and bit of tan on neck indicates juvenile

Technical Information

Model
COOLPIX P610
f-stop
f/6.5
Focal length
258 mm
Shutter speed
0.01 sec
ISO
100
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
358KB
Dimensions
1841 x 1381

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